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Pain In Abdomen And A Knot Felt Just Above The Belly Button
I'm having occasional pain in my belly button region. I had my gall bladder removed 4 weeks ago. Feels like a small knot right above the belly button.?
Wound still healing: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal via scope) requires several incisions/holes, one of which is through the belly-button (see picture). Scarring is something you only get to see on the outside, but occurs inside as well. The healing may not be complete and internal organ/intestine rubbing on it on/off which may cause some discomfort. As long as it getting better, u r ok. Good luck. ...Read more
I have a dime size knot right above my belly button and everytime workout (which I do often) or just a normal day, it tends to show up. Help!?
19 weks preg. A tightening feeling by my belly button kind of like a knot then it releases. doesn't hurt tho.
Normal: uterine stretching sensations- do not worry.Get a more detailed answer ›
Some possibilities..: Feeling a knot of tightness near the belly button... Probably not in the skin, so the next layer is the muscle... Maybe a muscle strain from sit-ups or other exercises. Not likely to be a hernia there unless there is a bulge. Under the muscle layer are the intestines... Maybe some intestine contraction or spasm, due to no particular reason or to constipation. A doctor's visit can sort things out. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What causesthese symptoms: just under belly button a lil to the right feel like a knot that is blocking and could pop, bloats, constipated, intermitte?
Why do I feel a hard knot under my belly button? Don't think I'm pregnant, but I feel full and feel bloated.
I run regularly, but when running today I felt a twisting/knot - like pain right below my belly button to the right. It's tender to touch.
Few possibilities: My guess is that it is an abdominal wall muscle strain, and it will resolve within a few days. Perhaps it will resolve after your next bowel movement. Some more serious internal disorders would be appendicitis, diverticulitis, twisting or volvulus of the intestine. If the pain is associated with fever, vomiting, diarrhea, very severe colicky pain, then obviously check with your doctor. ...Read more
Depends: What type of surgery did you have; open or laparoscopic? Is there a healing incision at the site? I assuming the firmness that you feel is at the site of a healing scar. It will resolve over a few months. See your surgeon for an exam to be sure that you are healing properly. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Son had lapro appendectomy 6 days ago now has a knot/lump near belly button what could this be? Is about the size of 50 cent piece.
Post Op Concerns: The belly button or (umbilicus) is where the camera port was placed for your sons surgery. Once this port is removed some tenderness and swelling can occur. Redness, warmth, fever, pus, nausea are all reasons to call your sons surgeon right away. If the swelling doesn't go down, make sure the surgeon examines it at the follow up appointment. It could be a fluid collection, (seroma), or hernia. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am 23 weeks pregnant and have a knot on the left side of my belly button, its painful to the touch and when. What can this be?
I have a knot or lump above belly button. Had for a few weeks. A week ago i noticed the size has increased. Who should I talk to?
Had a dark spot next to belly button for years. Sometimes itches and may be tiny knot underneath. No changes. Derm doesn't know. Any ideas, serious?
Always have a tight knitted feeling a few inches above belly button area if I rub it I sometimes burp but knot feeling still remains there not painful?
Epigastrium: A knotting discomfort in that area of the abdomen can be due to gastritis, peptic ulcer or mild pylorospasm. Avoid caffeine,alcohol,nicotine, spicy or greasy foods. Take medication like prilosec or zantac. If symptoms don't improve see your physician or consult a gastroenterologist for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
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