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What is the bruised-looking purple circle around my belly button?

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Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Several possible

Pigmentation common to pregnancy can occur on belly, linea nigra, which may include button.
A hernia with superficial blood vessels may give that appearance. A bruise is possible as a protruding tummy takes a lot of hits.

In brief: Several possible

Pigmentation common to pregnancy can occur on belly, linea nigra, which may include button.
A hernia with superficial blood vessels may give that appearance. A bruise is possible as a protruding tummy takes a lot of hits.
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
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Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine

In brief: Bruise

Could be just a bruise.

In brief: Bruise

Could be just a bruise.
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