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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Stomach lump: May be ventral hernia, or mass, lipoma( they are usually soft) or other .or could be a pregnant uterus. Would go and have it checked out this week a ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Hernia: A soft swelling in the abdominal wall can most commonly be a hernia or fatty tumor of the abdominal wall. Of course there are many other causes for wh ... Read More
Dr. Steve Springer
23 years experience Family Medicine
Clarify: If below or at your belly button at the midline it could be a small umbilical hernia. It really depends on the location and what it feels like. Many ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
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Abdominal mass: How are we to guess as to the result of your Ultrasound. Isn't the doctor who ordered your ultrasound the better source of information? Please speak t ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Unsure.: Now you have got me feeling curious. I think this needs to be seen, palpated & a history needs to be taken to get to an accurate diagnosis.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
52 years experience General Practice
Hernia: Perhaps the most serious problem would be an hernia that is being pinched by the abdominal wall. If the bowel is pinched one can become constipated as ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. George T Tsai
26 years experience General Surgery
Hernia: Painful lump at or around the umbilicus is usually a hernia, especially if it gets worse with coughing, lifting, straining... Easy to fix but he shoul ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Sounds likely: Could also be a small epidermoid cyst under the skin. Doesn't sound like a hernia. See your primary care provider for an exam to find out more. Hope t ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience Wound care
Simple vs serious: Our bodies always have things that grow and change. Skin, fat, muscle, lymph nodes, bones, can change shape, get larger, more prominent due to many f ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Sounds like a...: ...doctor should have a look at it. Please get examined.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Abdominal lump: Since we don't have much detail here, I would need to recommend that you take it to your primary care doctor to see what he or she thinks. Alternative ... Read More

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