Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Anna | 2012/03/16

Q.

Bellybutton pain

Hi,

My child is eleve yrs old and occasionally complains about the pains in the bellybutton, i have been to different doctors but the pains comes backs after four to six weeks again

regards
Anna

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

It is difficult to be sure about your child's complaint. Usually this kind of complaint is due to stress and no other cause can be found.One of the most common reasons for children of this age to have this kind of tummyache is a problem at school.

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