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Infection in belly ring - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Infections
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Practicing since : 2005
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User :   my belly botton ring doesent look to infected, but the inside of my navel is bumps and looks sorta white, after i popped it, it became really dark, please help!..
Doctor :   is the ring on still
User :   what do you think it is?

User :   yes
Doctor :   have you fixed it recently. when?
User :   i've never changed my ring, i just got it peirced 3 weeks ago
Doctor :   ok
User :   what do u think it is?
Doctor :   are you having the problem since then?
User :   no, it just started maybe a week ago,

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is it paining there
User :   yes when i bend or touch it,

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it shows that you have been infected there
Doctor :   you can relieve hte
Doctor :   pain by
Doctor :   applying hot compresses
Doctor :   you have to maintintain good navek

Doctor :   hygiene by washing it thoroughly during
Doctor :   ]bath
Doctor :   consult doc'
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