Distended Stomach, Lump Or Bulge, Pulsating Sensation And Visible Deformity

Reviewed on 2/28/2022

A lump or bulge in the abdomen that appears to pulsate can be a sign of an aortic aneurysm. A lump or bulge can also be related to a benign tumor such as a lipoma. Gas pains, indigestion, and Constipation can sometimes cause the perception of a distended stomach. If you are experiencing any of these symptoms and they do not improve, seek the advice of a health care provider. Seek immediate medical attention if you have a lump or bulge in the abdomen that is pulsating.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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