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Having pain above belly button and it seems to be swollen

Hi, I am 27 year old female. the past couple days i noticed a pain right above my belly button. Its seems to be swollen a little bit and i only notice the pain when I push on it a little bit. I just started working out a few weeks ago. I just dont know what it is?
Tue, 3 May 2011
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Hi,
This may be in connection with liver, spleen or stomach. It depends where exactly the pain is.
you might have gastritis or some thing wrong in liver or spleen.
So after complete examination of abdomen we can have some clue.
You may go for LFT,Ultra sound.
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