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knot/lump in stomach

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Started by BIGDSWIFE, May 19, 2008 5:44 PM
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    BIGDSWIFE

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Posted May 19, 2008 - 5:44 PM

#1
I noticed last night that just above my husbands middle and largest incision is a lump about the size of a tennisball. You can only see it when he stands up and he said it doesnt hurt at all. I meant to call our doctors office today, but honestly with him not so concerned about it and a crazy day at work, it slipped my mind. did any of you ever experience something like this?


    MollyTaMolly

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Posted May 19, 2008 - 5:51 PM

#2
Are you sure its not just his port? The largest incision is where the port is placed and sometimes when bending a certian way or whatever I am told you can see and or feel it. I just got my surgery last week and I can feel my under the skin if I push around a bit.


    anglane210

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Posted May 19, 2008 - 6:00 PM

#3
It's your port!


    marv-sue

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Posted May 19, 2008 - 6:04 PM

#4
Thanks for missing me. Had a lot going on. 90th birthday party for my mom and company. Did have lots notice my 40 pound loss. Now I have to get back on track and get busy losing more. :(


    Froggi

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Posted May 19, 2008 - 6:07 PM

#5
From what I've learned at appts. It sounds like it's his port. I'm not sure, nor a doctor so you should call. lol.


    mammanan

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Posted May 19, 2008 - 6:29 PM

#6
It could be an abdominal hernia....
Might wanna check it out ...


    BIGDSWIFE

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Posted May 19, 2008 - 10:56 PM

#7
i guess we thought the port was higher. Thanks for the input.


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