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Hard lump/buldge lower abdomen, no pain, slightly movable to the sides with applied pressure. Noticeable when laying down only. What could it be?

Hard lump/buldge lower abdomen, no pain, slightly movable to the sides with applied pressure. Noticeable when laying down only. What could it be?

Exam needed: This would have to be examined by a physician or, better still, a general surgeon for diagnosis. It could be an abdominal hernia, superficial cyst, fatty tissue tumor (lipoma) or other growth. ...Read more

Lower Abdomen (Definition)

The lower abdomen is the area below the umbilicus (belly button) from one side of the abdomen ...Read more


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I have a rock hard lump in my lower abdomen that is growing slowly I have no pain and feel light headed a lot should I be concerned?

I have a rock hard lump in my lower abdomen that is growing slowly I have no pain and feel light headed a lot should I be concerned?

See a doctor: It really depend if the lump is in your skin from an oil gland cyst or a lipoma. Then nothing to worry about.
but the fact that it is growing, and the possibility that the lump might be a deeper than the skin, see your doctor for a proper evaluation, and a good peace of mind. ...Read more

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Do hernias cause a hard, palpable lump in the lower abdomen, or a lot of pain after eating?

Do hernias cause a hard, palpable lump in the lower abdomen, or a lot of pain after eating?

Yes, these: Are symptoms of possible incarceration and intestinal obstruction. You need to get to a surgeon immediately, because you might need urgent or even emergency surgical repair of hernia. ...Read more

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I am 17weeks pregnant, I notice a painless hard lump on my lower abdomen. What are the possible causes and how can it be treated. Thank you?

I am 17weeks pregnant, I notice a painless hard lump on my lower abdomen. What are the possible causes and how can it be treated. Thank you?

Exam needed: Unfortunately we cannot begin to recommend treatment until we have a better idea of what this phone is. Your description is not enough and I would recommend a formal consultation and exam with your doctor who is taking care of you and your pregnancy. ...Read more

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Am I considered bloated when my stomach sticks out but underneath there's a hard lump? (lower abdomen)

Am I considered bloated when my stomach sticks out but underneath there's a hard lump? (lower abdomen)

No: Bloating is usually fairly soft when you push on your abdomen. A hard lump is definitely not normal. ...Read more

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Just found a small hard lump on my lower right abdomen. Lump is painless, what could be the cause?

Just found a small hard lump on my lower right abdomen. Lump is painless, what could be the cause?

Where?: Is the hard lump under the skin or inside the abdomen? You need to be examined by a doctor for proper assessment and diagnosis. Any opinion as to what the lump might be would be guessing. Good luck ...Read more

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My 22 y/o boyfriend notice a hard lump in his lower left abdomen sometimes painful somedays it larger&harder than others & somedays his testicald hurt?

My 22 y/o boyfriend notice a hard lump in his lower left abdomen sometimes painful somedays it larger&harder than others & somedays his testicald hurt?

Sounds like a hernia: Probably a hernia. Ok to see a primary care provider for an exam. No emergency is its not too painful, but should get it checked out. Timing of evaluation depends on length of time it has been there, and severity of symptoms. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Would I be able to feel a hard lump in my lower left abdomen with colon cancer. I have a heavy dull feeling there?

Would I be able to feel a hard lump in my lower left abdomen with colon cancer. I have a heavy dull feeling there?

Not necessarily: Usually there is no lump associated with colon cancer unless it is advanced. It sounds like your worried however, and should definitely see your primary care provider for an exam and more complete evaluation. Timing depends on severity of symptoms and your level of concern. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Feel hard small lump in lower left abdomen, tender to touch almost under hip bone. Ct scan normal and have bloating.

Feel hard small lump in lower left abdomen, tender to touch almost under hip bone. Ct scan normal and have bloating.

Change diet: If the CT scan is normal then the lump may not be anything more than a cyst but you should consult your doctor to be sure. For the bloating try dietary changes like eliminating dairy or gluten. ...Read more

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I have a hard lump around my ovary, urinate frequantly, and my lower abdomen is tender. What is this?

I have a hard lump around my ovary, urinate frequantly, and my lower abdomen is tender. What is this?

Concerning: Your description is worrisome. You need to see your doctor who will do a proper examination, and see if further evaluation is indicated, such as a colonoscopy or ct scan. Be sure to take a list of your medications and medical/surgical history. Be prepared to give the doctor a detailed family history as well. Don't delay. ...Read more

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Daughter had sausage like lump in lower abdomen on left side got bigger and smaller now it's almost unfeelable but makes a click sound when pushed?

Daughter had sausage like lump in lower abdomen on left side got bigger and smaller now it's almost unfeelable but makes a click sound when pushed?

? hernia: Possibly what she has is a hernia, a weakness in the abdominal wall that allows abdominal linings to poke through. They can reduce spontaneously bu do not resolve completely on their own. You should see your doctor or consult with a pediatric surgeon ...Read more

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I feel oval lump on right lower abdomen, if I press it will move, what do you called for that?

I feel oval lump on right lower abdomen, if I press it will move, what do you called for that?

Hernia: It could be a hernia or a lipoma or soft tissue benign tumor. Have a physician cheek it out or post a picture. ...Read more

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I found a small moveable lump parallel to but slightly lower than my clitoris. Non painful. Occasional sharp pains lower abdomen.?

I found a small moveable lump parallel to but slightly lower than my clitoris. Non painful. Occasional sharp pains lower abdomen.?

Likely benign: There are a number of things that could present this way - almost all are benign and most do not need treatment. However, if the lump does not go away, you should eventually bring it to the attention of your doctor. If it becomes painful or if it is enlarging, then you should see your doctor about it promptly. ...Read more

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I've had a lump on the left side of my lower abdomen which is not visible when I'm lying down. It hurt particularly after a large meal.

Constipation: Many people don't realize they're constipated &have enough stool accumulate in the rectum &colon that it can be felt or even seen if the person is thin enough. After eating, the colon tries to empty itself, &when the colon tries to squeeze a large amount of stool it can be painful. Of course the only way to know for sure is to have a medical exam, but you might try an enema and laxatives first. ...Read more