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Sharp pain below belly button shooting down to groin area just started this morning. Hurts when pushed on. No other symptoms. Causes and Treatment?

Sharp pain below belly button shooting down to groin area just started this morning. Hurts when pushed on. No other symptoms. Causes and Treatment?

Appendicitis?: It could be early appendicitis and you should see a doctor for a proper examination. This is particularly true if the pain radiates down towards the right groin. ...Read more

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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What scar treatment would be best to help a scarred belly button piercing?

What scar treatment would be best to help a scarred belly button piercing?

Can try these: Mederma and vit e gel caps used as topical treatments can potentially help decrease scarring. Both are available over-the-counter. ...Read more

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I have fungus on my rectum and belly button. I was prescribed a cream that cleared it up then it reoccurred. What other treatments are there?

I have fungus on my rectum and belly button. I was prescribed a cream that cleared it up then it reoccurred. What other treatments are there?

The cause?: You need to find out what makes you predisposed to fungal infection before you can control it. The treatment can eradicate it but unless the cause can be found the problem will return. I don't believe you CML is causing the problem however. You may need to consult an infectious disease doctor and/or endocrinologist. ...Read more

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What would cause the sudden appearance of a large vein running from my belly button to just under breast area in the mid torso appeared today no trama to the body

There : There is a structure called the umbilical vein that is left over from fetal life (in the uterus) that can open back up in adults who have certain types of liver disease. When this happens, it can cause large veins on the abdominal wall like you've described. Usually, this happens slowly over a long period, but there are exceptions. One can also develop enlarged veins on the chest or abdomen if there are blockages in the normal venous channels. This, in turn, can be the result of blood clots or structures than press on the normal veins and close them. It would probably be a good idea for you to see a doctor about this, especially if you have a history of liver disease, blood clots, or the use of oral contraceptives (which can cause blood clots). You may need some blood tests and/or ultrasound studies of the abdomen and/or legs. ...Read more

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I am wondering what helps cure a infected belly button?

I am wondering what helps cure a infected belly button?

Medical care: Keep the area cleaned and use a topical antibiotic cream, if the area does not get better or worsens, than you need to see a dr. For an evaluation. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Hi akash(M),age 21.I have pain just 4 or 5 inches above navel(belly button) from last 1 week.Give me reason n tips or home remedies to cure it?

Hi akash(M),age 21.I have pain just 4 or 5 inches above navel(belly button) from last 1 week.Give me reason n tips or home remedies to cure it?

You need proper eval: I whish I could just tell you what to take for your pain. But abdominal pain(belly pain) always requires physical examination and sometimes other testing by a healthcare provider in order to come up with a diagnosis. As a rule of thumb, any pain that doesn't subside within 48 hours or gets increasingly worse needs immediate medical assistance. ...Read more

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Are piercings while having radiation therapy ok? I have my tungue & belly button pierced. I havent started treatment yet. Perotid gland cancer.

Are piercings while having radiation therapy ok? I have my tungue & belly button pierced. I havent started treatment yet. Perotid gland cancer.

Parotid: Since the parotid gland is in the facial area I would not have your tongue pierced, as recently wounded tissue so near a radiation field may be affected. However a radiation oncologist is better qualified to answer your question. ...Read more

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