Hairy cell leukaemia and Enlarged spleen - from FDA reports


Enlarged spleen is found among people with Hairy cell leukaemia, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, take medication Allopurinol and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 8 people who have Hairy cell leukaemia from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 22, 2018

8 people who have Hairy Cell Leukaemia and Enlarged Spleen are studied.


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Gender of people who have Hairy Cell Leukaemia and experience Enlarged Spleen *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Hairy Cell Leukaemia and experience Enlarged Spleen *:

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  1. Preventive Health Care: 1 person, 12.50%
  2. Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development): 1 person, 12.50%
  3. High Blood Pressure: 1 person, 12.50%
  4. Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (atrial fibrillation and flutter are abnormal heart rhythms in which the atria, or upper chambers of the heart, are out of sync with the ventricles): 1 person, 12.50%

Most common drugs for these people *:

  1. Allopurinol: 5 people, 62.50%
  2. Digoxin: 3 people, 37.50%
  3. Bactrim: 3 people, 37.50%
  4. Leustatin: 3 people, 37.50%
  5. Furosemide: 3 people, 37.50%

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Top symptoms for these people *:

  1. White Blood Cell Count Increased: 3 people, 37.50%
  2. Metabolic Acidosis (body produces too much acid, or when the kidneys are not removing enough acid from the body): 3 people, 37.50%
  3. Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood): 3 people, 37.50%
  4. Depressed Level Of Consciousness: 3 people, 37.50%
  5. Renal Tubular Acidosis (medical condition that involves an accumulation of acid in the body due to a failure of the kidneys): 3 people, 37.50%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.



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