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Is a mesh a good surgical repair option for umbilical hernia?

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Dr. Joey Bluhm
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In brief: Yes

Mesh is the best surgical option for repair of an umbilical hernia.
Hernias smaller than a centimeter can probably be repair with suture alone, but anything bigger requires mesh to decrease the risk of a recurrent hernia.

In brief: Yes

Mesh is the best surgical option for repair of an umbilical hernia.
Hernias smaller than a centimeter can probably be repair with suture alone, but anything bigger requires mesh to decrease the risk of a recurrent hernia.
Dr. Joey Bluhm
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