Lump in the abdomen

Abdominal hernia; Hernia - abdominal; Abdominal wall defects; Lump in the abdominal wall; Abdominal wall mass

A lump in the abdomen is a small area of swelling or bulge of tissue in the belly.

Infant abdominal hernia (gastroschisis)

An abdominal hernia (gastroschisis) occurs when there is an area where the muscles are weak, and this allows the internal organs to bulge through the abdominal wall.

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When to Contact a Medical Professional

What to Expect at Your Office Visit