Umbilical hernia

Umbilical hernia— An umbilical hernia occurs when part of your intestine bulges through the opening in your abdominal muscles near your bellybutton (navel). Umbilical hernias are common and typically harmless. Umbilical hernias are most common in infants, but they can affect adults as well.



Yes clinically umbilical hernias are not concern as only cosmetically it embraces But if it increases in size or gets erosions on external surfaces or gets strangulated than it becomes emergency and subjected to hernioplasty or hernioraphae Ask to use abdominal braces

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It's prone to be strangulation in adults

Thank you doctor

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