Splenomegaly is a condition that occurs when your spleen becomes enlarged. It is also commonly referred to as enlarged spleen or spleen enlargement.
No symptoms in some cases • Pain or fullness in the left upper abdomen that may spread to the left shoulder • Feeling full without eating or after eating only a small amount — this can occur when an enlarged spleen presses on your stomach • Anemia • Fatigue • Frequent infections • Easy bleeding
Treatment will depend upon the primary cause. In some situations, removal of the spleen (splenectomy) may be part of the treatment