Babies’ umbilical cords pass through a small opening in their stomach muscles. In most cases, the hole closes soon after birth. An umbilical hernia occurs when the stomach muscles do not join completely and the intestine bulges through this weak spot. According to Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, umbilical hernias occur...
An umbilical hernia is a health condition where the abdominal wall behind the
navel is damaged. It may cause the navel to bulge outwards — the bulge ...
Sep 29, 2015 ... An umbilical hernia occurs when the stomach muscles don't join completely and
the intestine or other tissues bulge through this weak spot ...
Apr 24, 2015 ... An umbilical hernia occurs when part of the intestine protrudes through the
umbilical opening in the abdominal muscles. Umbilical hernias are ...
An umbilical hernia occurs when intestine, fat, or fluid pushes through a weak
spot in the belly. This causes a bulge near the belly button, or navel.
need an immediate operation.3. Umbilical Hernia Location. AMERICAN
COLLEGE OF SURGEONS • DIVISION OF EDUCATION. Adult Umbilical. Hernia
Aug 22, 2016 ... An umbilical hernia occurs when part of the bowel or fatty tissue pokes through
an area near the belly button, pushing through a weak spot in ...
Information about umbilical hernia symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prognosis
, provided by Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.
Jan 29, 2013 ... Check out our slideshow and learn more on MedlinePlus: Umbilical hernia repair
- series—Normal anatomy.
Oct 19, 2015 ... Umbilical hernias acccount for 10% of abdominal wall hernias. Conditions that
lead to increased intra-abdominal pressure and weakened ...