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A 43-year-old member asked:

is it okay to pull your belly button skin out?

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Dr. Javed Hussain
Pediatrics 36 years experience
No: You may cause injury and subsequesnt skin infection.

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A 21-year-old female asked:

I Just felt a very small, hard, curcular bump under the skin jist below my belly button. I cant only feel it when i pinch the skin together. Unsure?

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Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 45 years experience
Bump: Have it examined. It is difficult to know what it is without examining the area. All the best.

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