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Painful navel sore with bad smell - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Infections
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Practicing since : 2009
Answered : 594 Questions

User :   hello doc
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help yiou
User :   i found a small sore in my navel
User :   its paining and smells bad
User :   wat do u make of it
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Does it contain pus
Doctor :   or bleed?
User :   no bleeding but it looks red
Doctor :   Ok did you prick it
User :   no
Doctor :   and does it pain
Doctor :   is it only one or anywhere else
User :   i found it 3 months back
User :   s it is only one
Doctor :   Does it recur?
Doctor :   after sometime
User :   i haven't observed it much doc
Doctor :   I feel you are not washing that part when you are bathing leading to the infection in that area
Doctor :   Putting the area clean and dry will avoid the infection
User :   i'm afraid doc is that intestine protruding out
Doctor :   What is its size?
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