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The area under my belly button hurts after doing situps? What can you pull near there?

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Dr. Ron Eaker
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
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