A 46-year-old member asked:
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is a protruding belly button during pregnancy a sign of hernia?

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Dr. Peter Lydon
38 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Yes it is. It may improve after delivery. See a surgeon after delivery.
Answered on Sep 11, 2013

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