Man’s ‘beer belly’ actually a 30-pound tumor

Friends and family shrugged off Kevin Daly’s protruding gut, suggesting that it was nothing more than a beer belly, or a symptom of regular aging. But, the healthy 62-year-old suspected that something else was behind his inexplicably large stomach. A CAT scan soon confirmed that Kevin’s problem was not a beer belly at all, but a 30-pound liposarcoma tumor. Dr. Julio Teixeira, a surgeon at Lenox Hill Hospital, further explains the giant mass and what it took to remove it from Kevin’s body.

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