Umbilical Hernia (Afzal Ansary ASIS FRPS)

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Protruding from the abdomen of a woman - an umbilical hernia occurs when the intestines protrude through the abdominal wall into the navel (umbilicus). In adults, this can occur after pregnancy. Surgical treatment is needed to replace the intestines and repair the weakened abdominal wall.