Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Abscess Spleen Symptoms

Symptoms of a splenic abscess may include:

Additional locations for pain in someone with a splenic abscess may include:

Last Updated: May 10, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Abscess Spleen References
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