A 38-year-old member asked:
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what does it mean when your belly hurts and belly button is swollen ?

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Dr. Carlos Tache Leon
26 years experience General Surgery
Umbilical hernia: Those symptoms are usually due to a hernia. You should be evaluated by a physician. The physical examination alone can confirm the diagnosis most of the times. If it is indeed a hernia, it could be repaired with a surgical procedure.
Answered on Mar 14, 2016

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