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i have tenderness around my belly button

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i have tenderness around my belly button
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr.Saurabh Joshi replied 7 years ago.
Hello,

Since when do you have this tenderness ?

Do you have a diarrhea / constipation / vomiting / fever ?

Regards,
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
my belly button is sore when i touch it. for a few weeks off and on. no other symptoms
Expert:  Dr.Saurabh Joshi replied 7 years ago.
Hello,

This belly button pain can be caused by any intra-abdominal pathology like a collitis / gastroenteritis / appendcitis.

You need to have this examined by a doctor and have an Ultrasound of your Abdomen and Pelvis to look for a cause of this tenderness so that it can be treated accordingly.

Kind Regards,

Dr. Joshi