Umbilical hernia

Case contributed by Dr Varun Babu


Follow up study of a pre existing umbilical hernia.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female

Midline anterior abdominal wall umbilical defect with herniation of omentum as content into subcutaneous fat. No bowel content or incarceration. 

Case Discussion

A classical case of umbilical hernia. Primary purpose of imaging is to rule out bowel which eventually becomes a content and could get incarcerated. 

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Case information

rID: 57341
Published: 20th Dec 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Vivid Diagnostic Centre

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