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Left upper quadrant abdominal swelling under ribs and shortness of breath when exercising. what does this mean?

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Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Seems cardiac: Enlarged heart, pericardial effusion, pleural effusion, abdominal mass involving spleen, colon.

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A 33-year-old member asked:

Left upper quadrant abdominal swelling under ribs and shortness of breath when exercising. What could this be?

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Dr. Benjamin Weisman
Internal Medicine 41 years experience
Skeletal muscle para: Loss of function muscle , abdominal wall, luq possible cyst from lt.Kidney.

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