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Pain around the naval area/belly, what could it be? Other symptoms: stomach soreness, discomfort, diarrhea.. (male, 24 yrs)
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Dr. Willa Terry
Pediatrics
In brief: R/O appendicitis
Consider appendicitis; classically it starts in the upper abdomen or near the naval then over 12-24 hours it becomes sharp a sharp pain in the lower right abdomen, where the appendix is located.
Other symptoms include diarrhea and/or vomiting along with the pain in abdomen, low grade fever and loss of appetite. Appendicitis is a surgical emergency, if symptoms persist, seek medical attention soon.

In brief: R/O appendicitis
Consider appendicitis; classically it starts in the upper abdomen or near the naval then over 12-24 hours it becomes sharp a sharp pain in the lower right abdomen, where the appendix is located.
Other symptoms include diarrhea and/or vomiting along with the pain in abdomen, low grade fever and loss of appetite. Appendicitis is a surgical emergency, if symptoms persist, seek medical attention soon.
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