Quoting and then there were 3.:" So my 5 day old newb managed to pee all over his umbilical cord, and now it's wet..What do I do? I've ... [snip!] ... are saying leave it alone, let it dry. Some are saying clean it with water or alcohol, then let it dry. I'm clueless. "
really.. any of them are fine. You could wipe it with alcohol, or just dry it off and leave it alone. either way it'll be fine mama. ((hugs)) there's so much to stress about with a new LO... but no matter what.. the cord will fall off. It'll be fine.