Pain in the navel area is a dangerous sign, the disregarding of which can lead to complications and even death. Regardless of the strength and character of pain (periodic aching pain or sharp acute pain) to go to the doctor when these signs is a must.
Dangerous diseases accompanied by pain around the navel:
- Inflammation and obstruction of the small intestine;
- Of renal disease;
- Diseases of the genital organs;
- Umbilical hernia;
- Intestinal parasites;
- Acute appendicitis;
- Gastritis and stomach ulcers.
The appearance of umbilical pain are taken into account accompanying symptoms (vomiting, increased heart rate, fever, diarrhea, etc.), the overall clinical picture will help to diagnose the disease.
Pregnant women and children for pain in the navel should be especially careful and at the first appearance of symptoms to immediately seek medical attention.