A 46-year-old female asked:
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i have a weird sensitive feeling around my navel. whenever something touches the skin there i feel like cringing. what could cause that?

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Dr. Maryam Shapland
16 years experience Emergency Medicine
Sensitive nerves: The sensory nerves on our skin can, at times, become overactive. This can cause sudden sensitivity to touch, numbness, tingling, cold/warm sensation or pain. This typically goes away on its own, but see a physician if it persists or worsens.
Answered on Jul 14, 2018

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