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Have hard mass on belly button. Feels hard and sore. What could this be?

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i have a hard mass on the right-hand side of my belly button - you cannot see it, however, when I press it it feels hard and sore . . . . what could this be?
Your advice greatfully appreciated

Posted Wed, 26 Jun 2013 in Abdominal Pain
Answered by Dr. Imraan Hussain 1 hour later

Thanks for your query

For how long you have noticed this hard mass?
- Can you please tell me what is the size of this mass approximately?
- Is it growing in size or static?
- Is the mass associated with pain?
- Is the mass mobile or not?
- Is this mass causing constipation ?

As you have lots of belly fat, it can be just a collection of fatty tissue in the abdominal wall.

Please come up with these answers, I will be happy to answer your query

Wishing you a speedy recovery

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