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my belly button is leaking

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Uncertain: Causes of navel discharge include abnormalities of the uracha (cyst, sinus or patent uracha), complications from past laparoscopic surgery, umbilical ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johnny Roy
58 years experience Urology
Hard to ascertain: Very difficult to ascetain the cause, how long? How much fluid(teaspoon less or more) any injury? If this persists you've to see an M.D.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Dorsey
35 years experience Wound care
Yes: This is abnormal go see a surgeon.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Several posibilities: You may have developed a bowel fistula, there may be a cyst, or other issue. The main issue is that this is grossly abnormal and should be seen by a ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: There should not be a persistent drainage from your navel. You should see your doctor.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
9 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Get checked: its been many years since your surgery and is highly unusual. You need an evaluation by a physician to determine the cause of fluid and ensure that th ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Need an exam: Best guess is leaking pus from deeper infection or weeping fluid from more superficial skin infection (like a fungal infection). A physician would ne ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Culture needed: See your surgeon and get your drainage cultured for possible infection.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Javed Hussain
35 years experience Pediatrics
Fistula?: Need complete check up.

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