Where is the spleen located in the human body?
somewhere around the stomach
Yes. Human body respond to malaria.Body tries to kill the malaria parasite by high grade fever. By the way the syphilis causing bacteria is killed by this high temperature. Body forms the humeral antibodies against the malaria parasites. There is enlargement of liver and spleen. Spleen can enlarge enormously.
Measuring about 5" in length, the spleen is the largest lymphatic organ. It is located on the left side of the body between the diaphragm and stomach. The spleen filters the blood, destroys old red blood cells and recycles their parts, provides a reservoir of blood and is active in immune responses.
The spleen is located in the upper-left part of your abdomen. It is protected by your rib cage. More specifically, it is located in the upper left abdominal body, deep in the costal arch. It is dark red in color, soft texture of the reticuloendothelial organ, adult spleen about slap so high, weighs 200 grams, by several ligament "hanging" in the upper abdomen.