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A 46-year-old female asked:

I have a lump in my upper stomach about an inch or two above my belly button in the middle. it's a very uncomfortable feeling. its scary ?

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Dr. Jessica Allan
Dr. Jessica Allananswered
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Epigastric hernia: A bulge above the belly button midline is probably an epigastric hernia. A defect in the abdominal wall . Set up an appointment with a Doctor and surgeon and plan for repair
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