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Do you have any idea about belly button pain for a child?

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Dr. Heather Joyce
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Pain in the belly button can a sign of infection or an object in the belly button.
If you are talking about abdominal pain around the belly button, the most common causes are constipation and high acid in the stomach. Seek medical care if the child develops fever, severe pain, persistent vomiting, bloody diarrhea, or pain in the right lower part of the abdomen.

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Pain in the belly button can a sign of infection or an object in the belly button.
If you are talking about abdominal pain around the belly button, the most common causes are constipation and high acid in the stomach. Seek medical care if the child develops fever, severe pain, persistent vomiting, bloody diarrhea, or pain in the right lower part of the abdomen.
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