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4 year old boy with red & swollen belly button. no discharge. ?

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Dr. Carrie Cannon
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Hernia?: Need to see pediatrician ASAP. Could be an infecction or even a trapped umbilical hernia. Is there pain, warmth, fever, or vomiting? If so, call pediatrician, urgent care, or ER.
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