No. Umbilical hernias are unrelated to the method used to cut the umbilical cord.
No. It has nothing to do with the cutting of the umbilical cord. Www. Drlugo. Com.
No. Loose belly muscles help a developing baby by allowing easy blood flow thru the umbilical cord into babies body. After birth, that loosness may allow a transient umbilical hernia that will usually disappear when the belly muscles tighten, starting after baby learns to sit. By 2yo most uh have receded. I find girls more likely to need repair than boys. I rarely refer for repair < 2yo.