A 25-year-old female asked:
after i use the bathroom, the left lower side of my abdomen swells and i feel a bump. it goes down after a few hours. i had a ct scan and everything was normal. could this be a hernia?could the ct scan have missed something?
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Pediatrics 33 years experience
Doctor can examine: Doctors offices have restrooms, so a patient with this situation can see her primary care doctor for an exam, go use the doctor's restroom, and get a second exam... and that should help the doctor decide what the bump is. Hopefully, there is a significance difference before and after the restroom, so it won't be hard for the doctor to figure it out.
114 viewsAnswered Dec 9, 2019
Last updated Dec 9, 2019
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