Dec 15, 2017 · A doctor will perform a physical exam to determine if an infant or adult has an umbilical hernia. The doctor will see if the hernia can be pushed back into the abdominal cavity (reducible) or if Author: Shannon Johnson And Jacquelyn Cafasso.
A hernia is defined as a protrusion of any tissue through a defect in the wall that encloses it. An incarcerated hernia is a form of hernia that cannot be reduced when pushed back through the weakened wall. Incarcerated Hernia: Read more about Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, Complications, Causes .
Adult Umbilical Hernia Repair Benefits and Risks of incarcerated. A hernia is strangulated if the intestine is trapped in the hernia pouch and the blood supply to the intestine is cut off. This is a surgical emergency.3 Herniorrhaphy is the surgical repair of a hernia.
Feb 11, 2015 · The hernia had a size comparable to that of a tennis ball. The patient weighed 75 kg and had a height of 140 cm. Her body mass index (BMI) was 38.3 kg/m 2, which is categorized as obese. Computed tomography imaging showed an umbilical hernia with an incarcerated portion of small intestine and a hernial orifice of ∼2 cm (Fig. 1). A gentle Author: Takaaki Tsushimi, Hirohito Mori, Takashi Nagase, Takasuke Harada, Yoshitaka Ikeda.