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Why is my friend's belly button bleeding?

Why is my friend's belly button bleeding?

Omphalitis: Belly button infections are very rare in adults. It may be due to something as simple as a skin infection or infected hair follicle. I would recommend local wound care and antibiotics. If it returns, a ct scan is needed to check for any umbilical cord-related remnants which may need to be removed.

Belly Button Bleeding (Definition)

After birth, the blood vessels in the umbilical cord spasm and then seal over, and when the cord dries, the blood vessels have retraced and scarred close. Any blooding from the navel would be belly button bleeding. Bleeding would suggest inadequate healing of the umbilical cord stump or presence of inflamed tissue such ...Read more


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Why is my boyfriend's belly button bleeding?

Why is my boyfriend's belly button bleeding?

Possible infection: Needs to see a doctor, there shouldn't be bleeding normally, bleeding is a sign of something abnormal, could be an injury, infection, or something more serious.

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Will newborn need surgery for belly button bleeding?

Will newborn need surgery for belly button bleeding?

See below: Highly unlikely. Some bleeding as the cord separates is normal. If there is mucous coming from the site, or the site is red and swollen, your child should be seen.

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I have to do some heavy lifting at my job. Could that be the cause of my belly button bleeding?

I have to do some heavy lifting at my job. Could that be the cause of my belly button bleeding?

Not usually: Belly button bleeding that is not from picking at it raises a concern...Maybe there is a fistula or something and it is not a symptom I would ignore. Please be seen.

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Belly button bleeding with oozing a clear fluid in it, no piercing. Am I dying of something bad?

Belly button bleeding with oozing a clear fluid in it, no piercing. Am I dying of something bad?

Not normal: You need an exam and other testing, not normal to have that happen for now reason or if no piercing or surgery has been done.

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Why is my belly button bleeding constantly?

Get it checked.: Might have an infection. Constant, chronic bleeding - get it medically assessed. Take care.

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What is the definition or description of: Belly button bleeding?

Bleeding from navel: After birth, the blood vessels in the umbilical cord spasm and then seal over, and when the cord dries, the blood vessels have retraced and scarred close. Any blooding from the navel would be belly button bleeding. Bleeding would suggest inadequate healing of the umbilical cord stump or presence of inflamed tissue such as a pyogenic granuloma.

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How to treat belly button bleeding at home??

How to treat belly button bleeding at home??

Pressure: Wash the area gently, and apply direct pressure with a clean washcloth. After the bleeding is stopped, keep your hands away from the area and call your doctor if bleeding starts again.

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Is belly button bleeding two weeks after masturbating with a carrot at all connected?

No: I don't see how these two would be related. If the bleeding persists you should see a doctor. Take care!

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Why is my belly button bleeding and painful? This started 2 days ago after I had mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD removed. Please help...

Why is my belly button bleeding and painful? This started 2 days ago after I had mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD removed. Please help...

Association: I have heard no accounts, nor can think of any reason removing an iud would make your belly button bleed. Honestly, outside if trauma, I cannot imagine why your belly button would be bleeding. If its heavy get examined but it's not related to the iud in any way I can imagine.

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What can cause belly button bleeding, discharge?

What can cause belly button bleeding, discharge?

See below: These symptoms can only be adequately addressed by your doctor in real-time (face-to-face). Only after a thorogh evaluation, possibly including labs and other studies, can he/she determine what's wrong and what to do about it.

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I just had a cystectomy yesterday and I just wouldl Ike to know if belly button bleeding is normal?

I just had a cystectomy yesterday and I just wouldl Ike to know if belly button bleeding is normal?

Cystectomy: What type of cystectomy was performed? Was a laparoscopy done via the navel area? In any event, I would notify the surgeon who performed the procedure about your bleeding.

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5 month old duaghter we were in bath I noticed her belly button bleeding I can pull it back there seems to be an opening she seems to be fine no crying no fever

5 month old duaghter we were in bath I noticed her belly button bleeding I can pull it back there seems to be an opening she seems to be fine no crying no fever

5: 5 months old is a little old to still be having problems with the belly-button. Most kids lose their umbilical cords a few weeks after they are born and the belly button heals within a few days after that. It could be an infection, injury, granuloma or something she was born with, but if her belly button is draining or bleeding, she should be seen by her doctor.

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Hi I have had nausea, pain above belly button, bleeding between periods, more than 30 day menstrual cycles what could it be?

Hi I have had nausea, pain above belly button, bleeding between periods, more than 30 day menstrual cycles what could it be?

See your GYN: First thing is to check a pregnancy test if you are sexually active (even if using contraceptives). Some women have abnormal spotting while they are pregnant. Either way, you'll end up seeing your gynecologist: if positive for management of the pregnancy, and if negative for further evaluation.

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It appears to have stopped now but my belly button has been bleeding (sometimes bright red sometimes seemingly watered down) and is sore? No bad smell

It appears to have stopped now but my belly button has been bleeding (sometimes bright red sometimes seemingly watered down) and is sore? No bad smell

See doctor: Bleeding without any known reason should be checked by a doctor. The soreness suggests that there may be an infection going on.

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What can cause your belly button to bleed its sore bleeding light and I hurt all over

Need more info: I assume there was no trauma. Is it a very deep belly button? Sometimes you can have a yeast infection with ulceration of the skin. If that is the case you can try some anti-fungal powders and keep it as clean and dry as possible. Sometimes keeping a gauze sponge packed into it will help wick out the moisture and keep the skin edges apart.

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I've recently had bleeding and discharge from the belly button it started as a pain then started bleeding with discharge. All my lower stomach tender?

I've recently had bleeding and discharge from the belly button it started as a pain then started bleeding with discharge. All my lower stomach tender?

That's an: Unusual picture. Spontaneous bleeding fron the navel followed by lower abdominal pain? I would get seen for that one, it's quite unusual. No trauma? No peircings? No previous surgery there? Maybe you'll find a better answer but that's a new one on me. Increasing low abdominal pain is a reason to go in despite the bleeding navel. Get back with us on that one, teach us something. Good luck.

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What can cause a bleeding belly button?

What can cause a bleeding belly button?

Umbilical cellulitis: ...versus trauma, puncture/piercing, etc. Ref.: https://www. Zocdoc. Com/answers/3275/what-causes-belly-buttons-to-bleed

Belly Button (Definition)

The belly button is the remnants of the umbilical cord. It is a central scar that forms in the location of the base of the umbilical cord, once ...Read more


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