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I have a very small knot (maybe smaller than pea sized) under the skin on my stomach. it is not visible at all. you have to push & roll to feel it ??

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Dr. Ihor Zakaluzny
General Surgery 38 years experience
Probable lipoma: A lipoma is a localized thickening of the fat of the skin. Lipomas are nuisance problems, and are easily removed if they cause enough discomfort or grow large enough. Plugged skin glands (cysts) are also common causes of small lumps in the skin.

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