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found a lump between my 4month old sons ribcage...
could any 1 let me know what this could be thanks.........


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replied November 26th, 2009
Newborn Babies Answer A8051
Hi, and thanks for your medical question on eHealth forum

A lump between a 4 month old’s ribcage could be an epigastric hernia. It could also be a lipoma or a cyst.

It is really difficult to comment without examining the lump. Consult his pediatrician. Take care!



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