A 45-year-old member asked:
What symptoms suggest omphalocele?
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A 37-year-old member asked:
What are the symptoms of an omphalocele?
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Pediatric Surgery 44 years experience
Abdominal wall defec: Omphalocele is a central abdominal wall defect that results from abdominal contents herniating into the base of the umbilical cord. If the defct is small there may be only intestine in the defect. If it is large it can contain intestine and liver. May be associated with other midline defects.
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Last updated Apr 30, 2017
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