Literally meaning: “enlargement of spleen”
Origin: Anc Greek
σπλην /spleen (=spleen) > σπλάχνον/splahnon (=vincera) > πλέκω /pleko (=knit). In latin this root became lien afer losing its initial sp
+ μέγας/megas(=great, large, mighty" > (femininme) μεγάλη/megali,
Splenomegaly is an enlargement of the spleen resulting from many conditions as certain infections, anemia, and increased splenic blood flow anemia.