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Doofus | 20:24 Sat 27th Nov 2004 | Body & Soul
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What does the spleen do? and is it possible to survive with one kidney and no spleen?

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The spleen produces antibodies and filters bacteria and foreign particles from the blood. I don't know the answer to the second part of your question.

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spleen

 

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