A 37-year-old female asked:
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ive had a swollen belly for a few weeks, seems to get worse as day progresses. also just noticed soreness and small lump in belly button.

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Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Hernia: It sounds like you have two problems. The second one, an umbilical hernia, needs to be repaired urgently if there is pain. I am not sure what the bloating is. This can represent numerous different possibilities and your doctor can help you figure this out.
Answered on Jul 24, 2014
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Dr. Mohammed Karim
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible hernia: You may have an abdominal wall or umbilical hernia. If you feel any pain or unable to reduce swelling by finger pressure or any change in overlying skin color should check with your doctor promptly. These are the signs of incarceration
Answered on May 6, 2015
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