umbilical hernia


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umbilical hernia

[əm′bil·ə·kəl ′hər·nē·ə]
(medicine)
Herniation through the umbilical ring. Also known as annular hernia.
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Now weighing just over 16st, the 49-year-old mum-of four-feels fitter than ever, and is bitterly disappointed that the private Spire Parkway Hospital in Solihull has cancelled her doctor's referral for an agonising umbilical hernia.
In our patient, umbilical hernia was complicated with rupture because of increased intra-abdominal pressure due to excessive crying, ascites, and severe oedema.
Recommendation: Umbilical Hernia Repair with mesh should be
Umbilical hernia in African children: Same attitude than that of inguinal hernia.
In a randomized trial, authors found that in patients with cirrhosis, recurrence of umbilical hernia was lower after mesh repair (2.
In our study, one out of 8 patients of umbilical hernia undergoing repair at the end of laparoscopy, reported with recurrence postoperatively (12.
Umbilical hernia was the most frequently noticed defect (Fig.
We report the case of a 51-year-old, 82 kg male with hypertensive heart disease and Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome proposed for an umbilical hernia repair.
Computed tomography (CT) scan demonstrated umbilical hernia and an incomplete low small bowel obstruction without clear cause.
Since then she has been further diagnosed with chronic liver disease, decompensate portal hypertension, and an umbilical hernia.
Among these calves three had maggots in their wounds; one died from septicemia two calves had a small umbilical hernia and the remaining calves had no further complications (Table I).