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Why would your belly button feel like its burning?

I am 27 weeks pregnant and the other day I got out of my car and OMG felt like I popped my belly button or squeezed something that was there and it hurt so bad. Now its very tender to touch and just burns. What can that be?

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deevega

Asked by deevega at 4:00 PM on Nov. 24, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • it is stretching. Rub some vitamin E or cocoa butter lotion on your tummy.
    Momforhealth

    Answer by Momforhealth at 4:03 PM on Nov. 24, 2010

  • Stretching!

    Sometimes is feels like burning and will likely be followed by itching. If goo starts coming out of it than i'd call your doctor but if not, it's probably just another joy of pregnancy.
    UpSheRises

    Answer by UpSheRises at 4:04 PM on Nov. 24, 2010

  • OOh ok. Thanks.
    deevega

    Comment by deevega (original poster) at 4:09 PM on Nov. 24, 2010

  • Belly button soreness: can actually be quite painful. Belly button pain is caused by the pressure of the expanding uterus on your belly button. It is most annoying at around the 20th week of pregnancy. After that, the tenderness starts to subside.
    emilysmom1966

    Answer by emilysmom1966 at 4:36 PM on Nov. 24, 2010

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