Photos: 21 most shocking medical scans Dr. Gustavo Hernandez says the child from the northern condition of Durango was born with a lump that ultimately covered the right part of his body from his armpit to his hip. Hernandez says it took doctors at the La Raza Medical Center in Mexico Town 10 hours to eliminate the tumor on June 14. Hernandez may be the director of pediatrics at La Raza medical center. He says the boy is doing and recovering well. The doctor also said Tuesday that the operation was the first time Mexican doctors have removed a tumor bigger than the person carrying it.. 33-pound tumor taken off 26-pound 2-year-old MEXICO Town – Mexican doctors claim they possess removed a 33-pound tumor from the body of a 2-year-old kid who weighed only 26 pounds .The two layers slide over each other as we breath and membranes in the lungs often produce lubricating liquid to make this process easier. When pleural mesothelioma develops it causes the inner and outer layers to be thicker and they after that press inwards on the lungs. This may lead to several undesirable symptoms which I will discuss below: 1) Problems BREATHING: – As the inner and outer layers of the pleura start to press against the lungs it may become difficult so that you can breathe. This may then result in your throat getting hoarse, coughing, problems regular and swallowing emotions to be out of breath. 2) PAIN IN THE CHEST: – As the layers of the pleura drive against the lungs this can cause chest pain. You may feel pain in your shoulders and arms also. 3) PLEURAL EFFUSION: – As I mentioned above the membranes of the lungs make lubricating fluid which allows the layers of the pleura to easily slide against each other.