A 25-year-old female asked:
Firm lump, long shape. can move it pretty much around my abdomen. am i moving an intestine or my aorta?.. not sore
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General Surgery 47 years experience
If the lump: is present consistently all the time, it is probably not in your intestines. If it moves around, it is not in aorta. A painless mass is worrisome, so have your doctor take a look at it.
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