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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The case was diagnosed as SGS because of dolichocephaly, large anteriorfontanel, hypertelorism, ocular proptosis, posteriorly located, low-set ears, microretrognatia, pectus carinatum, umbilical hernia and hydrocephalus.
Umbilical hernia and PUH are repaired using mesh to avoid recurrence.
Evaluation of functional and cosmetic outcome of transumbilical repair of paraumbilical and umbilical hernias was thus done.
Detailed history revealed that calf was operated two times for repair of umbilical hernia using open method of herniorrhaphy by the Veterinarian.
Ybanez-Morano et al., "The risk of umbilical hernia and other complications with laparoendoscopic single-site surgery," Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol.
The patient is a 55-year-old man with past medical history significant for two-year history of umbilical hernia, diabetes mellitus type 2, hypertension, gout, chronic kidney disease with proteinuria, diverticulosis, obesity, and osteoarthritis.
"They were going to repair my hiatus hernia at the same time - but now I have an umbilical hernia and I'm in agony.
Ascites, severe oedema, and umbilical hernia had been present since birth.
Umbilical hernias seem affecnes to be more common in African and Afro-Caribbean children, with as many girls as boys affected.
On the basis of hernia types the market is segmented into inguinal hernia, femoral hernia, incisional hernia, umbilical hernia and other hernia types.
A pilot study of the rectus sheath block for pain control after umbilical hernia repair.
(9) Umbilical hernia repairs are predominantly performed in