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Sharp pain inside belly button

A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. George T Tsai
General Surgery 28 years experience
Hernia?: Occasional swelling? Focal umbilical pain with "unusual sensations" is suggestive of an umbilical hernia. Get checked to be sure - repair is simple.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayisha Gani
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Abdominal pain: Pain near the belly button with associated diarrhea and worsening pain may be a sign of appendicitis have yourself examined.
A member asked:
Dr. Scott Lippe
A Verified Doctoranswered
30 years experience
Sharp pains: Dont know answer is too big for vague pain but if it gets worse go to er!
Dr. Geoffrey Tyson
Pain Management 40 years experience
Lots of things: There is a long list of things that can cause abdominal pain. Unless this was just there for a few minutes and went away i would suggest getting in to... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Pain is non specific: Symptom of tissue insult . It means lots of things and is difficult to tell you specific diagnosis or problem based on this limited information . You... Read More
A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Shelton
Dermatology 38 years experience
Belly button pain: There can be many different causes of belly button pain. Skin rashes can involve yeast and this dermatitis, herpes simplex virus can cause a painful ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Para
General Surgery 31 years experience
Many possibilities: If your pain doesn't go away, see your doctor for an exam and history. Abdominal pain has many causes, from simply excess gas, muscle cramps or strai... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Lots of things: It could be anything from gas to constipation. The best way to find out for sure is to see your doctor.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Muscle pain: The most likely answer is some sort of muscular spasm causing the pain. There is also the possibility of a small umbilical hernia that could periodic... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Finkelstein
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Could: be ovarian bowel distention or an appendix keep an eye on your pains if it gets worse you lose appetite or in general feel bad go to the er or your... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ish Rawal
Internal Medicine 20 years experience
Multiple reasons: Your pain could be related to gall bladder( gall stones) kidney stones, or intestinal problems. These r the main ones though other possibilities are t... Read More
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