A 31-year-old member asked:
what would happen if i snapped the 'ligament' connected to my belly button?
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A Verified Doctoranswered
Can't really do that: There is no true "ligament" connected to the belly button. It is unlikely that the structure called the "umbilical ligament" could be injured by any activity.
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Last updated May 14, 2017
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