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Pain In Abdomen Near Belly Button
11year old gets sick every 3 months.Abdomen pain near belly button.Feels nauseated, vomits mucous, last episode 3 months ago: lower GI bleed..Now again?
See GI doc: A number of things could cause these symptoms. A meckel's diverticulum comes to mind. This is an abnormal area in the intestine that occurs during fetal development. It can cause symptoms that come and go, including pain and GI bleeding. A doctor who specializes in the digestive tract (gastroenterologist) might be the right person to figure out what's going on. Ask your provider to refer you! ...Read more
Boyfriend has pain 9/10 scale in lower right abdomen, near belly button. Should he get checked out at er? Is it gas pain? No nausea, diarrhea, vomit.
What could be causing pain across my abdomen right below belly button? I've had the pain off and on for 4-5 days.
If a 5 to 6 inch knife went into your abdomen just below your belly button would you damage any organs and maybe die?
Possibly: Hi. Not a happy question to answer for any physician on here! Has this victim been to the Emergency Room? If not, GO NOW!!! The aortic bifurcation is right back there, but shielded by abdominal wall, intestine, the bladder, and uterus. Did you do this to yourself? If you want to die and this isn't a "call for help", you know what to do and not to do. We're not your conscience. Be at peace. ...Read more
Pain when i press on my abdomen around belly button. Not all the time. Not everyday. Lasts hours sometimes then goes away. What could it be?
Could be a hernia: Increasing pressure in the abdominal area can cause a defect in the abdominal wall muscular to become apparent, which is called a hernia. If there is a bulge that you feel, or mass, this may be the intestinal contents protruding through, called a 'ventral hernia.' this can be normal in babies, but should be evaluated by your doctor in an adult. ...Read more