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Lump in lower left abdomen?

Lump in lower left abdomen?

Numerous possibility: Hernia vs lipoma vs cyst vs intra abdominal mass. Please check with ur doctor if it get bigger, causing pain... ...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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Lump in lower left abdomen? Tender when applying pressure and during intercourse. Sometimes feels rope-like, elongating to my pelvic bone. 23 year old

Lump in lower left abdomen? Tender when applying pressure and during intercourse. Sometimes feels rope-like, elongating to my pelvic bone. 23 year old

Needs to be checked: You have a palpable lump in lower left abdomen. From what you describe it can be anything. It may be in the abdominal wall or intra abdominal. You need to be evaluated with detailed history as to any other symptoms, history of any trauma etc and a physical exam, and if indicated on exam may need blood/urine test and imaging like ultrasound or cat scan. ...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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Tender lump lower left abdomen?

Tender lump lower left abdomen?

Maybe: An inguinal (groin) hernia. See a doctor for an examination. ...Read more

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What's this lump on my lower left abdomen? Constipated.

Stool or tumor: Most likely if constipated, the 'lump' is retained stool. However in adults colon cancer or other pressure can cause a change in bowel habits. If you have experienced a change in bowel habits or see blood in stool, you should see your doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Pea size lump lower left abdomen, tender?

Abdominal lump: Small abdominal lump with tenderness folliculitis, abcess are possibilities abdominal wall lipomas are not ususally tender. Please see your doctor. ...Read more

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Hi I have a lump in my Lower left abdomen it's extremely painful when lent on or pressed. Lumps egg sized. Not constipated thanks.

Hi I have a lump in my Lower left abdomen it's extremely painful when lent on or pressed. Lumps egg sized. Not constipated thanks.

Could be a hernia: The first thing that comes to mind with the above description is an incarcerated hernia, although there could be other causes as well. An incarcerated hernia is potentially, but not always a surgical emergency. It would require a hands-on examination by a surgeon to make that determination. Sometimes it requires immediate operation to prevent or treat gangrenous bowel. ...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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First part of stool that comes out is dark brown, remaining part normal brown, fatigue, pain in lower left abdomen, lump in lower left left abdomen?

First part of stool that comes out is dark brown, remaining part normal brown, fatigue, pain in lower left abdomen, lump in lower left left abdomen?

The color: Of the stool is dependent upon what you eat and the WATER content of the stool at various PORTIONS of your gut! The stool at the very end is darker because its DRYER. The sigmoid colon filled with DRY stool can often be felt in the left lower quadrant as a sausage shaped "mass"...Hope this helps!
BTW sounds like you are a bit constipated TRY INCREASING YOUR WATER INTAKE!

Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...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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Feel lump deep inside left lower abdomen, nothing found in ultrasound. Cant walk without stabbing pain, can pin-point area where I feel pain, iliopsoas?

Feel lump deep inside left lower abdomen, nothing found in ultrasound. Cant walk without stabbing pain, can pin-point area where I feel pain, iliopsoas?

CT maybe: Since the ultrasound did not show anything then we might consider other imaging possibilities. If we assume the ultrasound did look at the pelvis and ovaries and they were fine, then CT or MRI is the best method to see if there is muscle problem or something else. Talk to your doctor first. ...Read more

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Really small lump not visible but palpable in the lower left abdomen. It's not painful and I don't have other symptoms. What could it be?

Really small lump not visible but palpable in the lower left abdomen. It's not painful and I don't have other symptoms. What could it be?

Lump in abdomen: It's hard to tell what it could be. I would watch for any symptoms: enlarging size, pain, nausea/vomiting, chances in stool (either constipation or diarrhea). It wouldn't be a bad idea to see your doc and get it evaluated. ...Read more

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Really small lump (marble like size) not visible but palpable (but only when you really press on the abdomen) in the lower left abdomen. Painless?

Really small lump (marble like size) not visible but palpable (but only when you really press on the abdomen) in the lower left abdomen. Painless?

Keep an eye: Keep an eye on this lump. If it begans to enlarge over time, your doctor may refer you to a surgeon for removal and analysis under a microscope. However, as long as it doesn't bother you, undergoing an operation is likely to do more harm than good. Hang in there!! ...Read more

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I have a lump size of a dime in lower left abdomen causing some pain and a lot of tightness when bent over? Felt it mad only hurts at slight touch

I have a lump size of a dime in lower left abdomen causing some pain and a lot of tightness when bent over? Felt it mad only hurts at slight touch

Cyst or benign growt: This could be a sebaceous cyst, a fibroma, or a benign tumor like a lipoma; or if red and tender, an infected deep "pimple" or cyst (called a furuncle). It does not sound dangerous in any case, but have it evaluated. ...Read more

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I have a mass lower left abdomen headaches decreased appetite and nausea... what could be wrong?

I have a mass lower left abdomen headaches decreased appetite and nausea... what could be wrong?

XRay and scan: Many disorders can cause a mass in an abdomen.
from benign gas to tumors. Waist no time; see a medical doctor. ...Read more

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What cause a lump in the lower left side of abdomenal and sometimes it pain. I'm having constipation right now but no sign of blood in my stool. I'm 21?

What cause a lump in the lower left side of abdomenal and sometimes it pain. I'm having constipation right now but no sign of blood in my stool. I'm 21?

LLQ discomfort: May just be retained stool, but there are lots of causes of recurrent left lower quadrant abdominal discomfort in men-- identified by first addressing accompanying signs/symptoms so as to localize the organ involved: Fever, nausea, vomiting, altered stool pattern, blood with stool, tenderness, distension? Painful urination, blood in urine? Recent trauma, herniations? Age? Gender? Risk factors? ...Read more

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5-6cm Bruise appeared without any trauma on lower left abdomen. Top of bruise is pea size lump under skin, tender to touch. Should I be concerned?

5-6cm Bruise appeared without any trauma on lower left abdomen. Top of bruise is pea size lump under skin, tender to touch. Should I be concerned?

Abd Bruise: This is a large area to just "appear" without any trauma. The pea size lump could be an accumulation of blood/bleeding. Not sure of your age. I would have a Health Care Professional take a look ...Read more

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There seem to be a lump or some kind of overgrowth tissue in my vagina area. Also my lower left abdomen cramps alot, and bowels are slow. Wht is this?

There seem to be a lump or some kind of overgrowth tissue in my vagina area. Also my lower left abdomen cramps alot, and bowels are slow. Wht is this?

Doctor can evaluate: The symptoms you are describing are very nonspecific. The "lump" you feel could be an enlarged lymph node, an infection, and many more things. You might consider seeing a physician for a full evaluation. ...Read more