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Doctor insights on: Upper Belly Button Pain

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Why do I have belly button pain?

Why do I have belly button pain?

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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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

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Can oral sex cause belly button pain?

Can oral sex cause belly button pain?

No: Haven't seen that one unless it is a herpes lesion that could have been transmitted Read more

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Do you have any idea about belly button pain for a child?

Do you have any idea about belly button pain for a child?

Needs more info: Pain in the belly button can a sign of infection or an object in the belly button. If you are talking about abdominal pain around the belly button, the most common causes are constipation and high acid in the stomach. Seek medical care if the child develops fever, severe pain, persistent vomiting, bloody diarrhea, or pain in the right lower part of the abdomen. Read more

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I HAVE A TERRIBLE BELLY BUTTON PAIN I AM 8 WEEKS PREG IS IT NORMAL I CANT BEND OR TURN AROUND IT HURTS SO BAD?

I HAVE A TERRIBLE BELLY BUTTON PAIN I AM 8 WEEKS PREG IS IT NORMAL I CANT BEND OR TURN AROUND IT HURTS SO BAD?

Belly-button pain: Belly-button (umbilical) pain may originate locally due to infection or herniation, or be "referred" from another abdominal location like the appendix. Signs/symptoms of concern include: local redness ; drainage, umbilical bulging that can't be reduced with gentle pressure, fever, vomiting, change in bowels, generalized abdominal tenderness (suggests peritonitis), worsening pain. Get checked NOW. Read more

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About two inches down and four inches over to the left (my left) side of my belly button. Pain is generally on the surface or under skin.

About two inches down and four inches over to the left (my left) side of my belly button. Pain is generally on the surface or under skin.

Abdominal pain: Left sided abdominal pain may be from colitis, diverticulitis, kidney problems and any irritation to the skin may be contributing to this also. Need more information from the patient to narrow down the diagnosis Read more

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Can cancer and belly button pain be related at all?

Can cancer and belly button pain be related at all?

Rarely: If cancer in abdomen, can have spread to umbilicus- belly button, or fluid in abdomen-ascites can fill, area.
More commonly umbilical hernia. Read more

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Belly button pain from small hernia, what pain medicene will stop the pain?

Belly button pain from small hernia, what pain medicene will stop the pain?

Umbilical Hernia: If your umbilical hernia is painful enough to consider taking medication for it, then it requires evaluation by a surgeon for repair. Start with your primary care and ask for referral. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! Read more

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My son is 5 years he been complaining about belly button pain but this time he has a fever what can this be? Thank you

My son is 5 years he been complaining about belly button pain but this time he has a fever what can this be? Thank you

Need more details: Belly button pain sounds like a chronic thing. Fever may not have anything to do with the belly button pain. He may have a viral illness. Best to get him seen by his pediatrician. 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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Is belly button pain an enlarged liver?

Is belly button pain an enlarged liver?

Not necessarily.: Sometimes pain in the vicinity of the naval can be early appendicitis which can then migrate to the left lower quadrant of the abdomen. If you have significant pain please seek prompt medical attention. Read more

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How to properly treat belly button pain after pregnancy?

Would get checkeded: Out so that the reasons for pain can be determined ; a treatment plan can be developed. Read more

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Lower and right of the belly button pain radiates. Pain to my stomach?

Lower and right of the belly button pain radiates. Pain to my stomach?

Appendix: That is where your appendix is, and you should consider going to get evaluated now.

http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/appendicitis/ds00274. Read more

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Pain in belly button. Pain when I urinate and sometimes bleeds (a little)?

? infection: Should see your dr / urgent care for exam and urinalysis to see if have urinary tract infection...Or any other "male infection" if at risk due to unprotected intercourse. Read more

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Is it possible for you to experience brief belly button pain in early pregnancy?

Unrelated: Your belly button is not related to you being pregnant. Your belly button was connected when you were a fetus. It is not involved in your current pregnancy. Read more

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Daughter complaung of belly button pain goin to groin area what can be the cause?

Many things: This problem can only be solved by seeing her doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, her doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. Read more

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Could right side belly button pain be an early symptom of pregnancy or could this be more serious?

Could right side belly button pain be an early symptom of pregnancy or could this be more serious?

Right sided pain.: In general, pregnancy itself should not cause pain. If you are concerned about being pregnant, you need to do a pregnancy test. Pregnancy and pain is a concerning combination and you need to be evaluated by your OB GYN right away. Most of the time, the source of pain associated with a pregnancy is benign but there are certain conditions that are very serious. Read more

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Belly button pain and burning, for several days. Wouldn't I have fever if it was something serious?

Not always.: If it is a superficial infection, no fever is a usual symptom. B sure 2 keep ur bellybutton clean ; use an antibiotic ointment. If continues, c ur pcp? Read more