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Doctor insights on: Pain In Belly Button When Stretching

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Why do I have belly button pain upon stretching?

Why do I have belly button pain upon stretching?

Where tissue connect: The lining of the abdomen called peritoneum all bunches together at the belly button therefore anything that moves or irritates those tissues can result in discomfort or stretching in that area. ...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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I have a slight swelling redness just above my belly button...pain when stretching..otherwise no pain...i am 32 yes male?

Umbilicus: The umbilicus is often the site of infection and this may cause the discomfort. Have the area cleaned with a mild soap and apply an antibacterial ointment like bacitracin or neosporin to see if the inflammation resolves. Consult your physician as needed. ...Read more

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I've been having severe pains around and underneath my belly button its a very sharp and painful feeling pain escalates when urinating & stretching?

I've been having severe pains around and underneath my belly button its a very sharp and painful feeling pain escalates when urinating & stretching?

Belly pain: There are different causes for your pain that need to be taken into consideration. Urinary tract infection is one of the most common ones in sexually active females especially if the pain intensifies with urination. Pelvic infections is another reason. Intestinal problems would probably be next to rule out. ...Read more

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I'm 29weeks pregnant about 2:30am woke up from a pain of stretching,ripping, burning between my breasts and belly button what could this be?

I'm 29weeks pregnant about 2:30am woke up from a pain of stretching,ripping, burning between my breasts and belly button what could this be?

Go to hospital...: I'm not sure what is causing your symptoms but it sounds worrisome to me. Most hospitals have a triage area next to labor and delivery where pregnant women can go for evaluation. I would get evaluated as your symptoms sound quite severe and abnormal. It could turn out to be something simple but I wouldn't assume that. Best wishes! ...Read more

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32 weeks preg. Feeling of a particular muscle close to my belly button stretching wen doing certain things.Lasts only seconds. Seems 2 b increasing.

32 weeks preg. Feeling of a particular muscle close to my belly button stretching wen doing certain things.Lasts only seconds. Seems 2 b increasing.

Yes, you are right!: The rectus abdominus muscle that runs between your pubic bone and the breast bone is "stretching" just like your pregnancy is doing the same. ...Read more