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Could a bacterial infection cause my belly button to smell?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Bacterial infection

Yes, infection in the umbilicus or extending from the abdominal cavity and finding the umbilicus as an outlet can produce severely malodorous secretions.

In brief: Bacterial infection

Yes, infection in the umbilicus or extending from the abdominal cavity and finding the umbilicus as an outlet can produce severely malodorous secretions.
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