umbilical hernia


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Synonyms for umbilical hernia

protrusion of the intestine and omentum through a hernia in the abdominal wall near the navel

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He said it could be an umbilical hernia and recommended that I return to the UK for a scan.
3) It is important to make sure that the newborn heel prick test results were normal as hypothyroidism can be associated with umbilical hernia
Neil Langley, 47, of Bilston, West Midlands, weighed 26st 5lbs and had a Body Mass Index of 55 when he was told by doctors he was suffering from an umbilical hernia.
Whilst it remains a finding on clinical examination, imaging investigations, such as US and CT, aid in differentiating these from a variety of umbilical disorders, such as umbilical hernia, umbilical endometriosis, papilloma, foreign body granuloma, epidermoid cyst, omphalith, and primary carcinoma.
3) Male gender, n (%) 12 (80) Weight, kg, median (IQR) 21 (14-27) Surgery types, n (%) Umbilical hernia repair 2 (13) Inguinal herniotomy for hernia repair 13 (87) (10), scrotal exploration (1), hydrocoele repair (1), orchidopexy (1) Laparotomy -- Laparoscopy -- Premedication, n (%) None 3 (20) Paracetamol 7 (47) Paracetamol and other 1 (7) + ibuprofen Oral midazolam with paracetamol 4 (27) Intraoperative analgesia, n (%) None 8 (53) Fentanyl--mean dose 0.
An examination of Oliver showed he was also covered in bruises, had nip injuries to his ear, a blood blister on his toe, an umbilical hernia and had not been washed properly.
It should be emphasized that NSM has also been reported in association with other upper gastrointestinal disorders such as hiatal and umbilical hernia, gastric and duodenal ulcers, esophagitis, dysphagia, and vomiting after silastic ring vertical gastroplasy.
During umbilical hernia surgery at the age of five months, it was noted that he had scoliosis and difficulty straightening his right leg.
According to doctors, it was likely an umbilical hernia.
We describe herein a Turkish ancestry 18-year-old female familial thrombocytopenia patient who presented with additional disease features of umbilical hernia, bicuspid aortic valve, patent ductus arteriosus (PDA), ovarian agenesis and epilepsia.
On or about March 26, 2001, she underwent a Roux-en-Y gastric bypass operation and umbilical hernia repair.
3) We report a case of herniation of the gravid uterus into a longstanding umbilical hernia resulting in prolonged, obstructed labour and uterine rupture.
In the third example, a 32-year-old man presented with a postsurgery infection in an incarcerated umbilical hernia.