Hairy Cell Leukemia (HCL); Symptoms, Diagnosis , Prognosis & Treatment

5) Enlarged organs

Enlarged organs

They are usually found in the physical examination or in an ultrasound exam. Both the liver and the spleen are usually enlarged in patients with hairy cell leukemia. The most common is splenomegaly, which can be massive in up to 80% of cases. Hepatomegaly is found in 20% of patients.