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Dr Uzair
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My stomach is very large between the lower join in my Ribs

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My stomach is very large between the lower join in my Ribs and my Belly Button
There is no pain but it is uncomfortable and looks unsightly being so large
Could this swelling be caused by an abdominal cyst
The swelling feels quite hard to the touch
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 1 year ago.

Hi and welcome.

Anything hard to touch in the abdomen should be thoroughly evaluated it can be anything from abdominal cyst to any growth with in stomach, enlarged liver or spleen or pancreas. I would suggest you to get it thoroughly examined by your doctor and an ultrasound or CT scan to rule out anything serious.

Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 1 year ago.

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Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Thank you for your answer
I visited the local dropping centre and my problem was obesity. I am now on a diet and exercise plan and I have already lost 7 lbs. Thank you for your help. Lynne Brant
Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 10 months ago.

My pleasure to help you.