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A 32-year-old female asked:

Can you irritate your abdomen by constantly touching and searching for more lipomas? akways touching and looking for lumps even in pelvic region

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Dr. Mark Hoepfner
General Surgery 39 years experience
No: Not specifically, but why are you fixated on probing yourself for benign cosmetic things like lipomas? Lipomas are of no major consequence ; generally observed. Lipomas can be heredatry and can be multiple in some people ; do not turn into anything bad in the future.

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Last updated Nov 12, 2013

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