Case 38 – the beginning

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A 32 year old gentleman presents to a&e with a 3 week history of being generally unwell, fever, sweats and abdominal discomfort. On examination the a&e team think there is some splenonegally.
Hb 12.5
Plt 50
wcc 4.02
Neut 2.01
He is referred to the medical team with infection ?Source.
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