umbilical hernia


noun Pathology.

a hernia of the umbilicus.

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Medical definitions for umbilical hernia

umbilical hernia

n.

A hernia in which part of the intestine protrudes through the abdominal wall under the skin at the umbilicus.exomphalos
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