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What Could Be Causing Pain Above My Belly Button And When I Palpate I Feel A Small Knot
I have grade 2 spondy at L5/S1 and spina bifada oculta. I have occasional mild moving pain along the right side belly button and groin region along the inguinal region and sometimes at right lower back. Doctor palpation normal he reckoned it'd get better
It would be good to know what your MRI showed and when it was done. Since the pain affects these different areas, and it is transient, it is hard to know if there is a connection for certain, but it would be good to know what is going on there.
It was right to do the palpation exam- it may not be related to the spine after all. ...Read more
I have a small firm lump in middle abdomen between sternum and umbilicus. Could this be a lymph node? Or are nodes too deep in the body to palpate?
Unlikely lymph node: That location lump would be unusual for a lymph node. See your doctor for evaluation of the lump. It may be a fatty collection called a lipoma or something else. ...Read more
Umbilical hernia is: A possibility. See ur dr if it gets bigger and painful. Take care! ...Read more
I have pain in a small area next to my belly button when I press on it or when I bend forward. Can someone tell me what this might be caused by?
Can anxiety cause a spasm feeling in the abdomen area? It's a small area to the right of my belly button. I keep having a mild spasm inside
Anxiety?: Not likely since it is a localized symptom. Please consult your family doctor for exam. ...Read more
Can ittitable bowel cause pain in abdomen and small intestines around belly button to the left & right of it?
Yes: It can cause any of that pain, but you should have it checked out by a gastroenterologist to rule out other causes of the disease. But all of those pains can be from ibs - good luck. ...Read more
Hi. I'm a female. 55 yrs old. I have a small hernia on right dude if belly button could that cause pain going up towards ribs on both sides? Thanks
I just noticed a small bruise below my belly button and don't remember doing anything to cause this. I did use the sauna this evening if this means?
Unrecognized trauma: You have most certainly bumped your tummy against something or perhaps pinched your skin somehow. It does not take a lot of force to cause minor bleeds and bruising. It is also easy to be distracted. I don't see the sauna being related. ...Read more
What can cause small, itchy, red bumps on the abdomen? Mostly centered around the belly button, but a few stray bumps go up to the bottom of the ribs.
Red itchy bumps: Do you have a belly button ring or a belt could be allergic reaction to nickle take out the ring/ belt and use zyrtec (cetirizine) or benedryl at night (no driving with benedryl), or a skin infection called folliculitis may respond to bacitracin, from sweat/heat, f/u with doc urgent care ...Read more
If my abdomen and lower parts go numb after a hernia surgery, is that normal? I went in for a double hernia that was caused by lifting to much weight. The belly button and left lower areas were effected. The doctor said the cut would be small and it would
Some numbness common: It depends on what type of hernia repair you had done. It's not uncommon to have numbness around the incisions after surgery. If you had a laparoscopic hernia repair, that should be minimal. Open hernia repairs are associated with some incidence of numbness on the inside of the thigh and scrotum. Sometimes it gets better over time. ...Read more
I am experiencing bruising in the form of small purple dots to the left of my belly button near my hip. When I touched it, I noticed a small lump underneath- I'm wondering if it's some sort of small hernia that has caused such strange bruising.?
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
I'm having occasional pain in my belly button region. I had my gall bladder removed 4 weeks ago. Feels like a small knot right above the belly button.?
Wound still healing: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal via scope) requires several incisions/holes, one of which is through the belly-button (see picture). Scarring is something you only get to see on the outside, but occurs inside as well. The healing may not be complete and internal organ/intestine rubbing on it on/off which may cause some discomfort. As long as it getting better, u r ok. Good luck. ...Read more
I am 35 weeks pregnant and I have a small knot 4 or 5 inches below my belly button that is numb. Roughly size of 50 cent piece. Is it serious?
I had three strong palpations one after the other and soon after my left side of stomach started hurting besides bellybutton and radiated to chest last few minutes now gone.
Check it out: If recurrent see your doc. Many possibities ...Read more
Been having a dull kind of pain in my lower right abdomen region for 3-4 days, it doesn't hurt too bad when I palpate the area. Have no other symptom?
Abdominal pain: Appendicitis is the commonest cause of right lower abdominal discomfort and tenderness usually, but not always, is present. Right ovarian pathology is another possibility. Since your discomfort is persistent, I recommend that you be evaluated by a physician for appendicitis as soon as possible. ...Read more
Ultrasound to check: A pulse in the abdomen is probably just blood moving through your aorta with each heart beat. This is normal and can be felt if you relax a thin abdominal wall. However, if you are obese, or if the pulsation is very prominent, this can be an aortic aneurysm which can be dangerous. This is checked by a physician with ultrasound. With family history of aneurysm or smoking, there is higher risk. ...Read more
I feel pain when I palpate or press on my abdomen, or sleep on abdomen, Opinions suspect that I have endometriosis, Is there association? /possibilities?
Abdominal pain: Endometriosis typically causes pelvic and sometimes abdominal pain just before and during menses. Pain all the time is not typical from endometriosis. There are many reasons to have pain in abdomen with increased pressure. It could be normal, there could be issues with constipation, bladder infections, ovarian cysts, pulled muscles or nerves. If pain is severe please see a doctor ...Read more
Acute pain in abdomen left side so sore to palpate had panadol four hlly and nausea meds x 3 a day also gastro smooth nothing helping?
Go to the ER.: It is impossible to know for sure what is going on with your abdomen from this description alone, but I can tell you that if your abdomen is tender to touch and palpation, you should be seen in the emergency room to rule out an acute problem in your abdomen such as diverticulitis or acute colitis. Do not delay. Good luck ...Read more
I've been having abdominal pain in my upper middle abdomen for 4 days. Nausea, vomiting and clay like pale stool. The pain worsens when I lay on my back or palpate my upper abdomen. How urgent is into for me to see a doctor? Can I wait and make an appoint
Some thoughts...: Abdominal pain has many causes. Far too many to list here. When you see your doctor, they'll ask you lots of questions: is it worse before or after you eat? Are your bowel movements normal? How long has it been going on? Any nausea? Does eating make it feel better? The "differential" for abdominal pain is so big that you really deserve a thorough history and exam to get to the bottom of it. ...Read more
Have a hernia above my belly button. Yesterday noticed blood coming out of my belly button, could that be caused by my hernia?
I have a piercing pain just above my belly button. It was instant and stabbing. No significant fall of any kind to cause the pain.?
Abdominal pain: Instant pain that doesn't linger in the abdomen is usually related to gas/cramping in the GI tract. If there is sustained/worsening pain or other symptoms or history (fever, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, pain with urination, tenderness to pressure, pulsatile mass, gall stones, etc...) then there is a need to seek evaluation. Hope this helps! ...Read more
More info needed: This symptom is nonspecific and could be caused by an umbilical hernia, irritable bowel syndrome, gastritis, peptic ulcer, gall bladder or pancreatic disease, adhesions, etc. Your physician will take a thorough history, perform a physical examination and order appropriate tests in order to make a diagnosis. ...Read more
25 f I have a bulge right above my belly button. I believe is a hernia I got from my pregnancy. I think it's causes me pain? What u think it is an need do? Thanks!
Surgery: Some women may develop a separation of the abdominal muscles following pregnancy. For most women, this resolves on its own in the first 6 months postpartum. If your bulge does not go away or is associated with pain see your doctor. Hernia's, defects in the muscle or abdominal wall, can be corrected surgically. ...Read more
What will cause a burning pain at the bottom of my diaphragm, above my belly button? I did drink extra sweet tea, I haven't drank it in awhle. Or noro
What can cause me waking up early cause of weird feeling or pain in stomach and sometimes a bowel movement? The pain is just above my belly button.
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