Nonsurgical Procedure. Watchful waiting is generally not recommended for adults with an umbilical hernia. You may be able to wait to repair umbilical hernias.
Umbilical hernia is when the belly button pops outwards due to a weakness in the muscles in or around the belly button.
Adults: Surgery is usually recommended for adults. Umbilical hernia surgery is a small, quick operation to push the bulge back into.
Umbilical hernia repair is a fairly quick and simple operation. For large or adult umbilical hernias, a special mesh patch may be placed in the abdominal wall to.
Umbilical hernia is a rather common surgical problem. Elective repair after diagnosis is advised. Suture repairs have high recurrence rates;.