SYSTEM: Glandular (Endocrine)and Immune System
SHAPE: Apple slice looking - Solid Purple colored (see Title Page Spleen)
SIZE: Averages 5 inches length x 3 inches width x 2 inches deep
LOCATION: Upper left hand side of the lower abdomen just beneath the rib cage.
KINESIOLOGY: Open hand on the lower rib cage on the left side. (see Page SPLEEN-4)
REFLEXOLOGY: Left foot only, down from the second to the last toe less than 1/2 way down. (see Page Spleen-6)
HELPS TO IMPROVE FUNCTION:
Good diet is essential for all body systems.
DETRIMENTAL TO ITS HEALTH:
Cobalt absorption. (can cause an over production of blood.)
Mononucleosis - can effect spleen as well as the liver.
POSSIBLE SYMPTOMS/HEALTH CONDITIONS:
Hypersplenism - an overactivity starts killing too many red blood cells.
The Spleen can swell which can cause other organs to swell.
Burkitt's Lymphoma - A non-Hodgkin's lymphoma which may be caused by the Epstein-Barr Virus
Congenital hemolytic anemia (Genetic condition where there is an enlargement of the spleen.)
Gaucher's disease - Genetic condition which causes enlargement of the spleen
Cooley's anemia (Mediterranean disease) -red blood cells deform and the spleen hardens
MAIN MINERALS: Copper, Iron, Chlorine, Fluorine, Magnesium, Potassium, Sodium
MAIN VITAMINS: Vitamin C, B complex
You can live without a spleen however it may effect your immune system. That is why when they do certain organ transplant they remove the spleen to lower the chances of rejection.
It also will effect your ability for any strenuous activity, because the spleen stores blood for extremities when you need to fight or flee.
ADDITIONAL READING: None of which I am aware
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