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A 22-year-old male asked:

tenderness near naval but not appendicitis i have bowel movements easy and frequently but it only hurts when i push down been going on for 5-6 months ?

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Dr. Avi Belizon
General Surgery 9 years experience
Hernia: Among the many things that can cause abdominal pain i would consider the possibility that you have an umbilical hernia. That would be a common cause of pain in the navel especially when bearing down.

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