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umbilical hernia

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A usually self-correcting hernia of the intestines in which protrusion occurs through the abdominal wall in the region of the navel.

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  • n. A hernia at the site of the umbilicus.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. hernia of the bowels at the umbilicus.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. protrusion of the intestine and omentum through a hernia in the abdominal wall near the navel; usually self correcting after birth

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