Umbilical hernia

Known as: HERNIA, UMBILICAL, Hernia Umbilical, Umbilical hernias 
Protrusion of the abdominal cavity contents through the abdominal wall at the umbilicus.

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1944-2017
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Optimal management in patients with umbilical hernias and liver cirrhosis with ascites is still under debate. The… (More)
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2005
2005
Umbilical hernia has not received as much attention as other abdominal wall defects. Prevalence in the adult population is 2% and… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Despite its extensive application for the repair of inguinal hernias, the use of the Prolene Hernia System (PHS… (More)
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2004
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2004
Incisional hernias develop in 2%–20% of laparotomy incisions, necessitating approximately 90,000 ventral hernia repairs per year… (More)
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2003
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2003
Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome (BWS) is a model imprinting disorder resulting from mutations or epimutations affecting imprinted… (More)
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2002
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2002
Background: Although ventral hernia repair is increasingly performed laparoscopically, complication rates with this procedure are… (More)
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2001
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2001
BACKGROUND Prosthetic repair has become the standard method for inguinal hernia and has excellent results. The question remains… (More)
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1999
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1999
Calreticulin is a ubiquitous Ca2+ binding protein, located in the endoplasmic reticulum lumen, which has been implicated in many… (More)
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1997
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1997
n = 8, 2.0%), followed by umbilical hernias ( n = 6, 1.5%) and umbilical wound infection ( n = 5; 1.2%). The rate of penetrating… (More)
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1980
1980
Two types of hernia appear to exist, a direct, cogenital type and an oblique indirect, acquired type. The congenital type will… (More)
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