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Monday = Hubby in hospital 

Today, my hubby goes in for two procedures to be done in hospital. I honestly feel like I go kind of numb when I have to deal with any of my family members being ill. 381 more words

Being The Wife

Post Umbilical Hernia Surgery | 2 Weeks

Two weeks have passed since I had surgery to fix a small umbilical hernia. I am well on the road to recovery, I even managed to go to a trampoline park yesterday with my son for a play date (I had intended on missing out thinking it would be too hard work but the other parents were a big help and lifted Charlie in and out of the car for me). 739 more words


Straight, No Chaser: Hernias Are Why Your Doctor Asks You to Turn Your Head and Cough!

Hernias are an uncomfortable topic (no pun intended, for many reasons). Hernias are yet another example of body parts not being in their proper place. They are caused by weak muscles or tissue allowing other tissue to push through in the face of pressure.   454 more words

Sterling Medical Advice

Umbilical hernia

Clinical presentation

45 year old lady on Warfarin for recent left lower limb deep venous thrombosis. Previous ultrasound revealed a right ovarian cyst. So the patient came for a CT to assess both ovarian cyst and venous thrombosis status. 242 more words


Hernia Treatment in India


A hernia is an opening or weakness in the muscular structure of the wall of the abdomen. It causes building of the abdominal wall which is more noticeable when the abdominal muscles are tightened thereby increase pressure. 567 more words

Laparoscopic Procedures

Umbilical Hernia in Adults

An umbilical hernia occurs when part of the intestine or fatty tissue bulges through the muscle near the belly button (navel, umbilicus). Most (9 of 10) umbilical hernias in adults are acquired. 96 more words


“You have umbilical hernia, no tests required”, was a simple diagnosis by my latest gynecologist in July 2016 ( almost 3 months back). She added further that let’s do a sonography to get the exact details.

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