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What Causes Pain And Swelling Around Belly Button
I had my gallbladder removed through my belly button. My belly is swelling where the gallbladder use to be. Is that cause for concern?
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
Have had hernia above belly button since I was baby, 38 now. Would that cause abdominal swelling day after abdominal workout?
Can varicocele be caused as a result of an umbilical hernia. Have a small, soft painless lump in belly button and pain/swelling of veins in testicles. ?
No: One is not related to the other. ...Read more
What part of my organs is located to the right of my belly button and what could local hardening/swelling mean?
Hernia, Appendix, : The sensation you are having could be many different things. It could be a hernia, or a lipoma – which is a benign fatty tumor under the skin, appendix –. Unlikely because it would be very painful, abscess or cellulitis- a skin infection that requires prompt attention & antibiotics. If the skin is red, swollen then it is a skin infection. In this case you need to see a doctor promptly. ...Read more
I have a small area of swelling a couple inches to the left of my belly button with no pain, just a bulge. What could this be?
Your age?: We need to know your age. Please put it in your public profile. We cannot answer questions from minors. Knowing your country or state helps, too. Age, location, and gender, can affect our answer, since some conditions are more likely in different places or in different age groups. Be honest! You expect if of us, & we expect it of you! List any meds you take, & any chronic medical problems, too. ...Read more
Infection/bleeding: Get checked by pmd.Get a more detailed answer ›
Swelling above belly button after gaulbladder removal but keyhole wounds are fine it's red and swollen?
Had an op 1week ago on a hernia. How long does it take for the swelling to go down.. It was in my belly button?
It shoukd be better: By now. See the surgeon.Get a more detailed answer ›
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