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What causes lumpy feeling on right side of rib cage?

Hello, I have noticed that when i lean over to one side the right side of my waist area underneath my right rib cage feels more lumpy than the left. like a solid mass. where the liver is. is this normal? it causes me no pain but as i have had urine infections in the past i am a bit worried. thanks for your help. female 22yrs old
Tue, 13 Aug 2019
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Hello,

The symptoms seem to be related to a lipoma which is a fat mass.

If it does not cause any symptoms, no treatment is required.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

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Dr.Dorina Gurabardhi, General &Family Physician
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