A 44-year-old member asked:
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what does it mean when your belly button piercing bleeds?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Possible reasons: The tissues surrounding the piercing could be infected or inflamed. Additionally, umbilical trauma is common with navel piercings.
Answered on Dec 1, 2013

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