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Belly Button Bleeding (Definition)

After birth, the blood vessels in the umbilical cord spasm and then seal over, and when the cord dries, the blood vessels have retraced and scarred close. Any blooding from the navel would be belly button bleeding. Bleeding would suggest inadequate healing of the umbilical cord stump or presence of inflamed tissue such ...Read more


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What is the best treatment for a bloated stomach?

What is the best treatment for a bloated stomach?

Hard to say: There are a number of things that can cause a bloated stomach. It would depend on your other symptoms. A more detailed history would help narrow down the cause and potential treatments. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for umbilical hernia?

What is the best treatment for umbilical hernia?

Surgical repair.: The most durable treatment is surgical repair. A hernia is a weakness of the abdominal wall that can cause the intestines or other internal organs to get be abnormally positioned in the area of weakness. Rarely these organs get stuck which can be serious. The best treatment is to surgically remove the organs and reconstruct the area of weakness. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for abdominal bloating?

What is the treatment for abdominal bloating?

IBS: Abdominal bloating is considered to be a subset of irritable bowel syndrome but you will need to be evaluated for other causes like reflux, gallstones, pancreatic problems, gyn problems if female and kidney problems. Once work up is negative options are probiotics, antispasmodics and a new treatment with antibiotic rifaximin. Consult your doctor for options. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for hemorrhoids in pregnancy?

What is the best treatment for hemorrhoids in pregnancy?

Drink a lot of water: Many times, hemorrhoids in pregnancy are made worse by not hydrating well and thus constipation sets in. Straining increases the risk of hemorrhoids. Increasing fiber intake also helps. You can use over the counter hemorrhoid remedies, which are safe to use during pregnancy. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for swelling of abdomen?

What is the best treatment for swelling of abdomen?

Diagnosis: There is never a best treatment without first obtaining an accurate diagnosis. Consultation with an md is the only way to obtain the information about why, and then a best treatment can be planned for. Good luck! ...Read more

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What is the best cure for waist pain?

What is the best cure for waist pain?

Ibuprofen: Assuming the pain is muscular, Ibuprofen (if safe for you) is the treatment of choice. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for bleeding after surgery?

What is the best treatment for bleeding after surgery?

Depends: There are very many factors that go into post-surgical bleeding. What surgery was performed? Where is the bleeding? Are there any medications or medical conditions that may promote the bleeding? Some bleeding may be very simple to control by applying direct pressure. Other bleeding may improve with medications or transfusions, while some may require return to the operating room. ...Read more

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Please help! what is the treatment for an abdominal hernia?

Please help! what is the treatment for an abdominal hernia?

Assuming you: Are talking about external hernia, usual recommendation is surgical repair. Consult a surgeon, because recommendation will vary according to size and location of your hernia. ...Read more

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What is the best remedy for belly cramps during menusral cycle?

What is the best remedy for belly cramps during menusral cycle?

Motrin/aleve: Some cramping is expected during the normal period for many women, but some suffer quite a bit. The antiinflammatory meds such as aleve/motrin inhibits the prostaglandins in your uterus areas thus help reducing the cramps. If symptoms recurs every month and bothersome, consult with doc for possible use of contraceptive pills/injectable or even an iud such as Mirena (levonorgestrel) etc..Good luck. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for abdominal bruit? Is it surgery?

What is the treatment for abdominal bruit? Is it surgery?

Bruit: A bruit is a noise heard usually by stethoscope, caused by noisy blood flow in a vessel. We look for the cause of the bruit and if there is something which needs to be dealt with causing it, we act. Some things need surgery, many don't; ask your doctor what's the story. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for buttock ulcer?

What is the best treatment for buttock ulcer?

Depends on cause: It depends on the cause of the ulcer. If it's due to stasis ulcer (decubitus), then a dressing such as duoderm is helpful. Also, bec there is usualky secondary bacterial infection, tipical and/or antibiotics may be necessary. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for stomach ulcer?

What is the best treatment for stomach ulcer?

Acid blockers: Also known as proton pump inhibitors like Omeprazole etc. Are recommended for the treatment of ulcers. Otc antacids may help with short term symptom relief but will not heal ulcers. If h. Pylori bacterium is present you will need antibiotics as well. Avoid any nsaids, or Aspirin and make sure you eat light avoiding heavy, spicy and acidic foods, including citrus, sodas, caffeine, alcohol & smoking. ...Read more

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What is the best thing for IBS stomach pain?

What is the best thing for IBS stomach pain?

Hopefully these: Links would help u. Take care! http://www.m.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/features/finding-right-diet-ibs. http://ibs.about.com/od/ibsfood/a/herbsforibs.htm. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat an infected belly button piercing?

What is the best way to treat an infected belly button piercing?

See your doctor: See your doctor to confirm if it is infected and what medicine you might need for care. This type of infection can potentially be very dangerous due to its location. ...Read more

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What is the best exerice for your lower belly.?

What is the best exerice for your lower belly.?

Lower abdominals.: It depends on your goal. If you want to strengthen your lower abs, core excersizes like squats, planks, and hanging knee raises will help. If you are interested in losing fat on that area, targeted excersizes do not work. Aerobic exersize, and eating a healthy diet should work on most people. Be sure to consult your doctor before starting a new exersize program. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for vaginal laceration?

What is the best treatment for vaginal laceration?

Surgical repair : The most effective treatment is surgical repair. This can be done immediately after delivery in the delivery room with a local anesthetic for pain control. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for stomach cancer?

What is the best treatment for stomach cancer?

Type and stage: Treatment will depend on the type of cancer and the stage of cancer. Your performance status ( how good your condition is/other medical problems etc) is also a very important factor that has to be calculated in when deciding the best treatment for each case. ...Read more

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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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