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Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more


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What is when painful lumps come up in your stomach and sides?

What is when painful lumps come up in your stomach and sides?

Needs evaluation.: Painful lumps merit a visit to your doctor for a careful history and physical exam. The lumps must be assessed to determine their location and likely diagnosis. Only then can one decide the proper approach in terms of diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Have about 10 tiny hard lumps under skin across upper abdomen. Not painful. What might this be?

Have about 10 tiny hard lumps under skin across upper abdomen. Not painful. What might this be?

Likely benign: Tiny lumps under the skin can be due to several things. If these don't move about under the skin when you push on them, they are probably skin cysts. IF they are deep in the skin and feel squishy, they may be noncancerous fatty growths called lipomas. If they move about under the skin and you think they are growing, then I suggest being seen to make sure that they are not lymph nodes. ...Read more

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I have a smooth hard lump in my upper left abdomen. It is painful when prodded. There is nothing to see externally but it is easily felt .

I have a smooth hard lump in my upper left abdomen. It is painful when prodded. There is nothing to see externally but it is easily felt .

Lipoma: most likely is a lipoma which is a collection of fat in the skin. They are usually a bit mobile and can be tender. Have a doctor take a look at it. ...Read more

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Almond shaped lump under skin, lower right side abdomen. Can feel while lying down, more promenant while standing, slightly painful to touch ?

Almond shaped lump under skin, lower right side abdomen. Can feel while lying down, more promenant while standing, slightly painful to touch ?

Could be a cyst: could be a cyst, or a lipoma which is a benign fatty tumor,or a oil gland cyst ,there is nothing else possible in this location. nothing to worry about ,if it becomes infected, or larger see a doctor. ...Read more

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I have numerous lumps on both sides of my rib cages.I had 1 then 2 and more multiplying down my side and now are painful and now on my stomach.

I have numerous lumps on both sides of my rib cages.I had 1 then 2 and more multiplying down my side and now are painful and now on my stomach.

Infection: I do not know what your activities are, but infection, abscess a thought. If one sided I would consider shingles. There are other neuropathic problems though. Seems you should be seen. ...Read more

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I have a lump in the lower part of my abdomen at both the sides ie. around the area of the kidneys. the lumps feel painful when pressed slightly.

I have a lump in the lower part of my abdomen at both the sides ie. around the area of the kidneys. the lumps feel painful when pressed slightly.

Ab lumps: There are several possibilities including hernia and infection. Please see your doctor for diagnosis and treatment. Peace and good health. ...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 ?

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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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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My 2 year old son has a soft lump on his upper left abdomen it doesn't seem to be painful but is very visible should i be concerned?

Needs to be seen: Any skin lesions or swelling or masses need to evaluated by a physician before an opinion can be given . In your case your son will have to be seen . ...Read more

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I m feeling multiple small lumps in my stomach left and right to my navel they r not painful can only feel them if i depress my stomach ?

I m feeling multiple small lumps in my stomach left and right to my navel they r not painful can only feel them if  i depress my stomach ?

See your doctor: Small lumps around your umbilicus are usually not worrisome, but if they are new, or enlarging, have your doctor check them out. Sometimes the fat in your lower abdomen can form benign tumors called lipomas, which are generally harmless. ...Read more

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I have had a hard lump on the mid stomach area for a bout a year and its gradually gotten bigger and more painful Ican see it when iI am laying down?

I have had a hard lump on the mid stomach area for a bout a year and its gradually gotten bigger and more painful Ican see it when iI am laying down?

Stomach lump: May be ventral hernia, or mass, lipoma( they are usually soft) or other .or could be a pregnant uterus. Would go and have it checked out this week at urgent care/ doctor may need sonogam or Ct if not pregnant ...Read more

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I have a small painful lump (stings sometimes) that appears on the left side of my abdomen about once a month, close to my cycle. Are the two related?

I have a small painful lump (stings sometimes) that appears on the left side of my abdomen about once a month, close to my cycle. Are the two related?

Left abdominal lump: Maybe as there are hormonal changes. is it a lump or pimple/ vesicles on the skin? if a lump may be a lymph nodes , if vesicles may be a shingles outbreak. Would f/u with doc very very rarely cyclic lymph nodes may be related to autoimmune process. ...Read more

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Small lump at the top middle of stomach. It is non-painful but could it be cancerous?

Small lump at the top middle of stomach. It is non-painful but could it be cancerous?

Get a medical examin: Your doctor will have to examine you first and then give you his/her opinion and guide you further. Not every lump is a cancer but cancer typically means you will have a growing lump to begin with. ...Read more

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I have just discovered a painful lump at the bottom of my breastbone which is at the top of my stomach what should I do?

I have just discovered a painful lump at the bottom of my breastbone which is at the top of my stomach what should I do?

Xiphoid process: You may be feeling the xiphoid process of the sternum. The sternum (breastbone) is made up of three parts. It is not uncommon for the xiphoid process of the sternum to be perceived as an abnormal lump when it is discovered. In adults the joint between the corpus (body) of the sternum (breastbone) and xiphoid process is fused and immobile. Inflammation in the immovable joint can cause pain. ...Read more

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