Small umbillical hernia

What is Small umbillical hernia?

An umbilical hernia is an outward bulging (protrusion) of the lining of the abdomen or part of the abdominal organ(s) through the area around the belly button. A hernia can vary in width from less than 1 centimeter to more than 5 centimeters. A hernia is present at the site of the umbilicus (commonly called a navel, or belly button) in the newborn

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my baby is vomiting after feed. in a day my wife is able to breast feed 3 times only and rest of times we feed him diluted cow milk. at times the...

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Hi dear,
Thanks for your query to health care magic. Vomiting after feeding is a common phenomena for babies. Its called reflux. As long as your...

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i m 32 yrs old and i had 3 caesarian last 8 yrs before and had a tubectomy ligation now i want u to sggest me whether i could open tht thread for...

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Welcome to HCM.
Tubectomy can be reversed either laparoscopicaly or through open surgery.
Laparoscopic reversal is better as it reduces pain,...

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hi i'm a male, 59 years of age, 5ft 8inch tall 89.6kgs in weight. with a umbiblical hernia. have been told to loose weight for operation to be...

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I have gone thru your query regarding exercise for Wt. loss of umbiblical hernia patient. It is a matter of concern

If the adult is...

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