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I am having pain just below my navel, along with nausea. I do have acid reflux.?

I am having pain just below my navel, along with nausea. I do have acid reflux.?

It's Not Ur Reflux: Gerd will cause heartburn; it will never cause pain below the navel. It's hard to know what's causing your pain w/o a formal evaluation: you cannot replace a thorough history, physical exam, lab +/- x-ray tests with a few sentences. I recommend that you see a primary care doctor for a formal evaluation v. ...Read more

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I've abdominal pain (just below the navel, about 3 inches to the right from my perspective) for about 4 days. Please help? Is it Appendicitis?

I've abdominal pain (just below the navel, about 3 inches to the right from my perspective) for about 4 days. Please help? Is it Appendicitis?

You need: A physical exam today to determine what the cause of your pain is. If your regular Doctor is not available, You may need to go to your nearest Emergency room or Urgent Care. Acute Appendicitis is possibly an Emergency condition and only a real live doctor can diagnose you. ...Read more

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What is the internal organ located just above the navel?

What is the internal organ located just above the navel?

Intestines: Your intestines, mainly the large intestine (colon) that is right above your umbilicus. ...Read more

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I have pain just above my navel where I have a peirsing but it old?

I have pain just above my navel where I have a peirsing but it old?

New?: Is this new? Any local redness or fever? It could be that the piercing caused slight damage to a cutaneous nerve in area. ...Read more

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Hi Andrew, I have just one question related to the pain which I am experiencing near navel when pressing the above part of circumference of the navel.

Need more info: Hour symptom is significant but I can't give you an accurate answer without knowing more about you medically. Please consult with your family physician very soon. Many things may be going on depending on your age, other medical problems etc. ...Read more

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I am a 25 year old woman. A few weeks ago I noticed slight swelling two inches below my navel and just to the left. I have no other symptoms.

I am a 25 year old woman. A few weeks ago I noticed slight swelling two inches below my navel and just to the left. I have no other symptoms.

See doctor: This does not sound like anything serious but you need to see your doctor to make sure. It could be a hernia, cyst, lipoma or just a normal variation. It is likely not serious but it is best to check checked and know what you are dealing with. ...Read more

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8 days ago I developed a swelling just above my navel that is visible only if I stand and lean back. It sticked out more at the beggining, now less.

8 days ago I developed a swelling just above my navel that is visible only if I stand and lean back. It sticked out more at the beggining, now less.

Navel: You may have a small umbilical hernia that is only noticeable on that maneuver. Another possibility is a separation of the rectus muscles of the abdominal wall when you tense these which is not a true hernia. If you note persistence of the lump, consult a general surgeon for evaluation and advice. ...Read more

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What is left of the navel?

What is left of the navel?

Many things: Intestines, ovary, kidney. Be seen if there is pain. ...Read more

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Rah near navel around midriff?

Rah near navel around midriff?

Fungus: A common cause is a yeast called candida albicans, which is effectively treated with nystatin. ...Read more

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What causes pain around your navel?

What causes pain around your navel?

Could be infection: Tha pain could be coming from inside the navel itself, and there could be an infection within the c losed skin space of the navel, also called the umbilicus. The pain could also be coming from the muscle wall, or from inside your abdomen, and could be caused by intestinal, pancreatic or liver disease. If it persists, go to your doctor for a checkup. ...Read more

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What is an adult navel connected to?

What is an adult navel connected to?

Nothing: Adult navel is not connected to anything or any part of the body ...Read more

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What to do for navel centre imbalance?

What to do for navel centre imbalance?

Yoga: Forgive me if I misunderstood. The concept of a navel center, or chakra, that can be in harmony / balance or not is from the great tradition of yoga spirituality rather than today's medicine focused on the material body. If you have physical-body symptoms that should be seen by your personal physician, remember the hindu dictum "truth is one, people call it by different names." best wishes. ...Read more

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Sharp pulling pain in and above my navel?

Sharp pulling pain in and above my navel?

Hernia: There is probably a small hernia, which is an opening in the muscular/facial wall of the abdomen, into which a small bit of fat is stuck. This may cause thes symptoms when you move about and stretch the abdomen. ...Read more

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What is the pain in my left side next to my navel?

Abdominal pain: There are many causes of abdominal pain from gastrointestinal to gynecological to abdominal muscles vascular. It will require physical exam possible imaging and bloodwork ...Read more

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What is the medical term for a bag of fat below navel?

What is the medical term for a bag of fat below navel?

Abdominal fat: Fat below the navel is called abdominal fat because it occurs in the area of the body called the abdomen. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if I'm having pain 1.5 inches above my navel?

Go see ur FamilyDoc: There are many reasons for pain 1.5" about your belly button. Most common is heartburn or indigestion. Over-the-counter calcium carbonate aka Tums & Rolaids, H2 blockers eg Axid, Pepcid & Zantac, (ranitidine) and PPI eg Prilosec are often used. Pancreatitis is more worrisome cause of pain in this area. Try to determine what makes pain worse & what relieves it. Seek immediate care if black or bloody stool. ...Read more

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Navel dryness. White substance surrounding it. Been around 3 months.

Yeast most likely: Usually the redness with the white surrounding is probably a yeast infection and that is treated by cream that can be usually bought here in the US but not sure about there in the country you are in. You can see if you can get Monistat, Gynelotrimin, nystatin, or Lamisil over the counter and clean the belly button with some vinegar and water then dry and rub the cream into the area 3 xs daily. ...Read more

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Please help! What is the medical term for a bag of fat below the navel?

Please help! What is the medical term for a bag of fat below the navel?

Bag of fat: That is a good name I think.

Some might call it panniculus but I like bag of fat better. ...Read more

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Anatomically what lies above your navel? And what would cause it to hurt

Abdominal pain: Depending on your anatomy could be: stomach; duodenum (first part of the small intestine); transverse colon; gallbladder; part of liver. ...Read more

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I'm getting aroused by seeing womens navel is thios abnormal or plausible.?

I'm getting aroused by seeing womens navel is thios abnormal or plausible.?

Quite plausible: I think you aree not alone. The navel jewelry tells me that many people find that part of the body to be erotic. Don't worry. It is okay - especially if you accept it and find a lucky woman who enjoys your appreciation of her. Hopefully that interest is not at the expense of loving all her other qualities too! ...Read more

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I have pain in my right side across from my navel, what could be the cause?

Apendicitis: Should be ruled out. Kidney stone and infections of the kidney are other possibilities. I would recommend to go to the ed asap since appendicitis need to be ruled out or treated urgently. ...Read more

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Over these years, I have experience a pinch pain over the left side of the navel?

Pain: This could be anything. Sometimes people get compression nerve syndromes in different places of the body. This is equalant to carpal tunnel on your wrist. But this could be something else like them hernia not seen outside. You should seek medical help. ...Read more

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Hello, my baby navel produce green secretions, is there something wrong with her, she is 9days age now.

Hello, my baby navel produce green secretions, is there something wrong with her, she is 9days age now.

Nothing is wrong: At 9 days of age I will bring the baby to the office and apply silver nitrate to the cord. This will cure the problem. ...Read more

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I feel pain around my navel area when I press down on it also when I press in my navel I feel pain on the right side?

I feel pain around my navel area when I press down on it also when I press in my navel I feel pain on the right side?

See your doctor: If this is a new development, if you have accompanying fever, if it has worsened over the last few hours, or if it was intense pain with deep pressure that suddenly disappears, if you have nausea or vomiting, or lack of appetite, it is best you see your doctor soon. ...Read more

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I have noticed a slight dull twinge - not pain - that is brief on occasion when standing. It is located directly to the left of my navel approx. 4".?

I have noticed a slight dull twinge - not pain - that is brief on occasion when standing. It is located directly to the left of my navel approx. 4".?

Twinge in left naval: Could be consitpation, gas, reflux more serious issues include colon pathology (polyps mass) ovarian pathology., pancreas tumor Since age 57 would f/u with doc urgent care consider colonsocpy if haven't had one and ultraosund to look at ovaries/pancreas, ...Read more

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I have pain beside navel 3 inch far and 2 inch down at right side since last 3 months. The pain is little intense but continuous at one point. I used di?

See your doctor: This problem mandates a real-time (face-to-face) meeting with a doctor. A history has to be taken along with a examination as well as labs and other tests. Only after all this will your doctor be in a position to tell you what's wrong and what needs to be done to help you. ...Read more

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Why navel fetishism? Reasons

Why navel fetishism? Reasons

Navel fetishism: Belly button fetishism is a partialism in which an individual is sexually attracted to the human navel. In an article published in the 1975 issue of the psychoanalytic quarterly, psychiatrist gert heilbrunn specified that a sexual partialism for navels is a subtype of fetishism in which an individual displays a lifelong erotic preoccupation with the navel. En.Wikipedia. Org/wiki/navel_fetishism. ...Read more

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What is shifted navel? How to treat it??

What is shifted navel? How to treat it??

It's a sign: When a person's "practitioner" starts talking about shifted navels, it's usually a sign that means "don't book a future appointment" and instead go see a regular doctor. In regular allopathic medicine, navels don't shift. ...Read more

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Rashes on navel?

Rashes on navel?

Rash: Hi, it’s hard to say without a picture but there is a great app that may be able to help you get a diagnosis without being seen in person by a dermatologist. The app is called VisualDX and is one of the best, if not the best out there. Many clinicians, including myself, use it. Just snap a photo and it gives you a list of possible diagnoses. Good luck! ...Read more

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What causes the navel to run and bleed?

What causes the navel to run and bleed?

Navel: An infection may be the cause of naval bleeding – especially if there is discharge, pain or odor. A second cause for bleeding can be trauma. A frequent scenario is when someone sticks their finger in their umbilicus to search for “lint” and they scratch or abrade the skin.
Causes of navel discharge include abnormalities of the uracha (cyst, sinus or patent uracha), complications from laparoscopy. ...Read more

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I just popped a pimple like lump on my navel, what could it possibly be?

Naval lump: It could be a pimple or it could be some skin infection or a cyst. If it just occurred recently or has been recurrent makes a difference in the diagnosis. If it is recurrent or if it is getting painful and increasingly red, please see your doc. ...Read more

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Pain near navel area?

Too vague: Pain near the navel could be a variety of issues. Depends upon nature, timing, associated factors, etc. Need more info. ...Read more

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What to do navel is bleeding?

What to do navel is bleeding?

Be seen: The first thing I wonder is if you've ever had any laparoscopic surgery before. Also it would be helpful to know if you are male or female. Repost the question with more information so we can answer more specifically for your situation. ...Read more