Hepatosplenomegaly

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What is hepatosplenomegaly?

Hepatosplenomegaly is a disorder where both the liver and spleen swell beyond their normal size, usually due to an infection such mononucleosis or viral hepatitis. It may also be a sign of another more serious illness such as a lysosomal storage disorder.

Common symptoms reported by people with hepatosplenomegaly

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with hepatosplenomegaly

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Xanax)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Cannabidiol oil)
Type
Other
How many have tried
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1) pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Cymbalta)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1) pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Prozac)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Glucophage)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
hepatosplenomegaly (1)
Treatment name(s)
Type
Supplement
How many have tried
1
Tried for
hepatosplenomegaly (1)

Data from patients with hepatosplenomegaly, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with hepatosplenomegaly

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Xanax)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Cannabidiol oil)
Perceived effectiveness
for depressed mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
cognitive impairment
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1) pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Cymbalta)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
drowsiness
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1) pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Prozac)
Perceived effectiveness
for depressed mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Glucophage)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
hepatosplenomegaly (1)
Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
for hepatosplenomegaly (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
hepatosplenomegaly (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with hepatosplenomegaly, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has hepatosplenomegaly on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 1
20s 8
30s 8
40s 7
50s 7
60s 4
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 2
20-29 years 1
30-39 years 1
40-49 years 5
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 7
Female 29

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 14
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from hepatosplenomegaly patients who have completed their condition history
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