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A 45-year-old female asked:

my grandson is six weeks old and has a red bump inside his bellybutton about the size of an pencil eraser. it also pusses what could it be?

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Dr. Kelly Kane
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Umbilical granuloma: This is an irritated growth. It is usually treated with silver nitrate application to the growth. It gets better in a few weeks. Call the doctor to have them do this simple non urgent procedure.

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