Which abdominal findings are characteristic of transfusion-induced iron overload?

Updated: May 07, 2021
  • Author: Geneva E Guarin, MD, MBA; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Abdominal findings may include the following:

  • Ascites
  • Tenderness
  • Hepatomegaly
  • Splenomegaly
  • Caput medusa
  • Umbilical hernia

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