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Pulsatile Abdominal swelling: A mass or swelling of the abdomen that feels to be pulsing ie periodically expanding and contracting in time with the heart beat. See detailed information below for a list of 6 causes of Pulsatile Abdominal swelling, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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