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Lacombe, LA
A 45-year-old female asked:

Red bump inside of bellybutton about the size of a pencil eraser and pusses. what could it be?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Umbilical granuloma?: You have a umbilical infection. See your doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment.
Dr. Adam Kinninger
Family Medicine 15 years experience
Abscess: You may also have an abscess which may need to be incised and drained. I recommend seeking medical attention.
Last updated Mar 22, 2015

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