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Why is my belly button sore and irritated?

Why is my belly button sore and irritated?

Umbilical discomfort: Your umbilicus (belly button) can be sore for numerous reasons, but the most common are: 1. You are washing it either too much, or 2. You are washing to too little. If, however, you are pregnant, then it is common for pressure to build up and push out the umbilicus, which can also cause discomfort. Lastly, my may have an umbilical hernia. ...Read more

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Sore itchy breast?

Sore itchy breast?

Family practice : Is there a rash or redness present. If yes could be a yeast infection check with your dr if it persists. ...Read more

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Sore nipples, nausea, upper back pain?

Sore nipples, nausea, upper back pain?

Not sure: I am not sure what your question is exactly. Sore nipples is not uncommon and can be cycle related or related to pregnancy. Nausea could be related to pregnancy, infection, heartburn, etc. Upper back pain could be a muscle strain, lung disease, etc. Please be more specific about what you are asking. ...Read more

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My belly button piercing hasn't healed very well?

My belly button piercing hasn't healed very well?

Check for infection: if the piercing is not healing well it may caused by infection, if it is red, swollen and tender with discharge get it checked out, ...Read more

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Sore inside vagina abdominal pain swelling, vagina feels heavy pressure on abdomen. Sore flanks. Tired. I see something protruding out vagina so sore!

Sore inside vagina abdominal pain swelling, vagina feels heavy pressure on abdomen. Sore flanks. Tired. I see something protruding out vagina so sore!

ER: 25 year old lady with abdominal, flank and vaginal pain. You need to visit the Emergency Department for a full evaluation immediately. Please call emergency services where you live. You need a pregnancy test and full evaluation. Good luck. ...Read more

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My belly button feels sore and hurts don't know why?

My belly button feels sore and hurts don't know why?

Causes: Inflammation or presence of a hernia(umbilical hernia) are two possible causes of discomfort there. If there are associated redness and discharge infection is likely. A small lump is characteristic of a hernia. See your physician for diagno is and treatment as you shouldn't delay if the hernia is stuck(incarcerated) or if there is active inflammation/infection present. ...Read more

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28.bloated stomach,lower back and side ache,feeling sick, tender when press down around belly button area.

28.bloated stomach,lower back and side ache,feeling sick, tender when press down around belly button area.

Exam: you must be examined and test for irritation/inflammation/infection, of the stomach, liver, gallbladder and pancreas. Call for an immediate exam. ...Read more

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Iv woke up with a sore red itchy belly button?

Yeast or staph: If you have a piercing, this could be a bacterial infection like staph. Even without a piercing, yeast infections also start in that area because it is warm and moist. Clean it carefully with a q tip and some peroxide for a couple of days, and try putting some lotrimin (clotrimazole) anti-yeast cream in the area. If the redness spreads, you get fever or you have increased pain, see your doctor right away. ...Read more

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Tender abdomen after painfull stomach flu or something?

Tender abdomen after painfull stomach flu or something?

Healing process: There are many inflammatory substances that the body releases in the process of an infection control or a toxic elimination. The effects of this process are felt in differents ways: decreased appetite and intolerance to food that one might have tolerated well before, abdominal distention, tenderness, changes in stooling patterns, less energy, etc. It might take a few weeks to resolve. ...Read more

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Tender abdomen after painful stomach flu?

Tender abdomen after painful stomach flu?

Diagnosis: The initial assumption that you have a "stomach flu" (whatever that means), may well be incorrect, but would need more info. A tender (meaning painful to the touch) abdomen is a disturbing symptom and one which should be described to a doctor who can then examine this themselves. Please see a professional soon. ...Read more

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Sore throat coughing tummy ache what could it be?

Sore throat coughing tummy ache what could it be?

Go see your doctor: A simple upper respiratory illness/infection may be cause of cough ; sore throat w/abdominal pain resulting from cough. Or at the other end of the severity spectrum, excessive cough ; emesis could lead to esophageal rupture (http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/boerhaave_syndrome) and thus sore throat ; stomach pain. Luckily, latter is very unlikely. Still, best to go see your doc rather than speculate. ...Read more