A 39-year-old male asked:
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i have tenderness just below my chest bone and sometimes a soft lump appears there , and my belly is massive with a bloating feeling?

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Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Hernia: You may have a little hernia there. If you are overweight wt reduction may prevent this occuring.
Answered on Dec 17, 2013
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