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pain in my belly button when i touch it

A member asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Infection: Your umbilicus or belly button is a great place to collect moisture and it can commonly get infected with a fungal infection and sometimes a combined ... Read More
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Omphalitis: Some people have a deep navel and a hairy abdomen. Hairs have tiny barbs on them which can cause them to be trapped in the navel. This causes redness, ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Miles Mitchell
Specializes in Family Medicine
See a doctor: There are some possible serious causes of such symptoms, such as a pelvic infection, so I recommend you see a physician urgently.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Belly-button pain: Belly-button (umbilical) pain may originate locally due to infection or herniation, or be "referred" from another abdominal location like the appendix ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Never : Heard of that as A sign of pregnancy before
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A male asked:
Dr. Allen Kamrava
14 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Hernia?: You may have an umbilical hernia or other derivation of similar etiologies. I'd suggest seeing a doc for further eval with history and then a good phy ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Dowd
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Stop peroxide: First i'd try stopping the peroxide you're using a lot--you may be reacting to that. If it's not red, not having purulent discharge (pus), leave it al ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Pain belly button: Use over the counter neosporin or triple antibiotic cream and if you don't get better see your doctor.
A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Belly Button: Pain. One would be concerned about a hernia in this area. You need to visit a doctor and get this area evaluated.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Uncertain: An infection or umbilical hernia are two possible causes.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Belly button pain: I would go to Dr and have them push it. Could be hernia.

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