A 36-year-old female asked:
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What could cause a tugging /stabbing/ burning sensation 3 inches above the belly button? I do have a history of Crohn's and do not have my appendix.

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Lots of things: It could be anything from gas to constipation. The best way to find out for sure is to see your doctor.
Answered on Sep 2, 2014
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