Skin problems on and around the umbilicus

Author: Dr Amanda Oakley, Dermatologist, Hamilton, New Zealand, October 2015.

Links to pages about skin conditions that favour the umbilicus.

Congenital malformations

Congenital malformations are not usually primarily cutaneous.

Acquired malformations

Skin diseases

Infections

Benign tumours

Malignant tumours

Signs of systemic disease

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