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Monday, April 23, 2012 monimunoz, Community Member, asks

Q: lump under right rib cage

I have had a pea sized lump under my right rib cage for the past 2 years or so. When i first found it, i got a ct scan and the doctors said they saw nothing, but to come back and get checked again. I never did. I am 16 years old now and today i noticed a sharp pain coming on and off underneath my right rib cage. I then remembered about the lump, and when i went to feel it i noticed it has gotten bigger. I also looked up possible causes of this lump and saw that it could be liver or kidney cancer (i can't remember). Anyways i saw that another possible symptom could be pain in the right shoulder, which i have also. What do you think it could be?

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Scooter, Community Member
4/24/12 3:37pm

You need to go back to the doctor to find out what it is. Good luck...........Scooter

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By monimunoz, Community Member— Last Modified: 04/09/14, First Published: 04/23/12