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I have autoimmune hepatitis and cirrhosis what would cause my bellybutton to stick out suddenly?

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Dr. Ryan Stanton
Emergency Medicine
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In brief: Ascites

If you are starting to develop ascites, it will cause the belly button to stick out.
Ascites is the fluid that builds up in the abdomen associated with cirrhosis and hepatitis.

In brief: Ascites

If you are starting to develop ascites, it will cause the belly button to stick out.
Ascites is the fluid that builds up in the abdomen associated with cirrhosis and hepatitis.
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