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A 19-year-old female asked:

i'm having a sharp pain right in the middle of my stomach by my belly button and also a burning sensation. should i go to the er or no?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Howard Schneider
Pediatric Dentistry 34 years experience
Yes: If you have had this pain for more than 1-2 hours, then yes i would go to the emergency room.
Dr. Charlene Sojico
Pediatrics 41 years experience
If your pain is : Severe, yes go to er. Is the pain something different from the past that you had experienced ? Otherwise , call your doctor and ask for advice since, he knows your medical history best.

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Last updated Sep 21, 2016

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