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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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Sharp stabbing pain left of belly button, sharp pain under ribs, dizzy and sweaty gallbladder has been removed what could this be?

Sharp stabbing pain left of belly button, sharp pain under ribs, dizzy and sweaty gallbladder has been removed what could this be?

Exam needed: The differential diagnosis is vast and your symptoms may be related to stomach, small bowel or pancreas pathology, among others. Critical questions to answer will be: how do your symptoms relate to meals? Are your symptoms similar to the symptoms that prompted your cholecystectomy? What tests did you already undergo? Would suggest a gastroenterologist evaluation and further tests as needed. Read more

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I woke up this morning with a sharp stabbing pain right above my belly button. It comes and goes and is nearly unbearable. What should I do?

I woke up this morning with a sharp stabbing pain right above my belly button. It comes and goes and is nearly unbearable. What should I do?

Seek medical help.: If the pain is that severe, you most likely need to be seen immediately. If your doctor cannot see you in his office today, you may be better off going to the emergency room. There are multiple potential causes of such pain, and you will probably need tests to help sort it out. Good luck. Read more

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Sharp stabbing pain in stomach above belly button?

Sharp stabbing pain in stomach above belly button?

Unsure: This could be a number of things and really needs to be evaluated in a doctor's office. Read more

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Sharp stabbing pain, 1-2 inches under belly button on right and left side. Swollen belly button, stomach feels heavy. Not constipated or gassy either.

Need exam: If this doesn't get better over a few hours or if it is associated with vomiting or fever, best to go to an er for formal examination and history. In women, diagnosing abdominal pain becomes more complicated. Read more

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I have pain on right side about 7 inches from my belly button sharp stabbing pain it comes and goes?

I have pain on right side about 7 inches from my belly button sharp stabbing pain it comes and goes?

Check it out?: Any pain like that have a reason, it is very hard to discuss her, have your doctor check it out for you. Good luck. Read more

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Stabbing pain in my belly button?

Beware: Could be an infection. Could be appendicitis. If it's that severe I would get checked out at the hospital. Read more

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I have a stabbing pain about two or three inches above my belly button. Every time I eat or drink anything I get nauseous. What could this be?

I have a stabbing pain about two or three inches above my belly button. Every time I eat or drink anything I get nauseous. What could this be?

Gastritis/Dyspepsia: Your symptoms appear to be consistent with possible inflammation of the stomach lining given the location reported. When the lining is irritated nausea, bloating and discomfort can occur as well which is referred to as dyspepsia. Talking to your doctor about treatment options is recommended and avoiding spicy foods, greasy foods, caffeine, cigarettes, and alcohol is advised. Read more

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Ever since I got anxiety, panick attacks & stress I feel pain either around belly button or inside like stabbing pain why?

Ever since I got anxiety, panick attacks & stress I feel pain either around belly button or inside like stabbing pain why?

Anxiety: Is a subjective state of tension, apprehension, worry, uneasiness or fear. It may be related to anticipated danger or arise for no apparent reason. While mild episodes of anxiety are common and do not usually require treatment, more severe forms can be chronic and debilitating. Symptoms of severe anxiety: insomnia, pain, palpitations, tremors, and fatigue. Rec.: see you pcp for the referral. Read more

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I'm having pain in my stomach under da ribs till belly button its like a stabbing pain since 4 mnths if I eat or I don't I get everyday since I wakes up?

If you are having...: ....Stomach pain for four months, you need to see and be evaluated by a doctor. This is not something that can be diagnosed via the internet; a doctor needs to see you. Good luck. Read more

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Belly button stabbing pain then had to go #2 normal bowlment can this be due to my stress / anxiety / depresion / panick attacks?

After going #2,: did the pain go away? Fecal matter passes very close to just under the belly button on "final approach." This moves things around--not just colons, but muscles. If this continues, consult a gastroenterologist. If this is related solely to bowel movements, it us unlikely that stress/anxiety/depression alone would account for this condition. Read more

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