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A 19-year-old female asked:

Nothing too serious, but why does my belly button hurt a little after sex? it's very rare that it happens, but it hurts for a few seconds afterwards

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Dr. Daniel Bates
Family Medicine 9 years experience
Hernia?: You may have a small congenital umbilical hernia. Prolonged tightening of your abdominal muscles during sex could aggravate as small hernia. If the pain becomes persistent or you notice a lump in or around your belly button, see your physician.

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