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Been having tenderness around belly button 5 weeks after gallbladder removal. What to do?

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Dr. Tracy Berg
Surgery

In brief: Could b hernia

Small umbilical hernia can cause intermittent pain and nausea.
They can be difficult to diagnose. After laprascopic gallbladder removal a hernia at the port site is possible. Check with your doc and an ultrasound of the abdominal wall may show the hernia.

In brief: Could b hernia

Small umbilical hernia can cause intermittent pain and nausea.
They can be difficult to diagnose. After laprascopic gallbladder removal a hernia at the port site is possible. Check with your doc and an ultrasound of the abdominal wall may show the hernia.
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