Umbilical hernias are acquired and congenital.
The emergence of an umbilical hernia in adults contribute to obesity, physical stress, post-surgical scars, constipation, ascites, pregnancy, prolonged cough. In children, the appearance of an umbilical hernia associated with delayed fusion of umbilical ring constipation. As a result of the above causes in the umbilical ring or oil seal includes bowel portion that is shown herniation, disappear or decrease in a horizontal position.
Diagnosis of umbilical hernia in Israeli hospitals is performed using ultrasound, herniography, gastroscopy.
Treatment of umbilical hernia surgery. The goal of surgical treatment in Israel - plastic umbilical ring.
In the clinic, the operation is performed Assuta gentle manner using modern mesh implants.
The umbilical a hernia laparoscopy (laparoscopic repair a hernia) is Performed under local anesthesia by the patient Indications Used general of anesthesia.
On the anterior abdominal wall performed small incisions trocar. They entered through the surgical instruments and a laparoscope. Surgeons audited abdomen. Is selected and the hernial sac is dissected. The contents of the hernia (omentum, bowel loops) plunges into the abdominal cavity.
Gryzheplastika performed. In children, the umbilical ring sutured. Adults can use the mesh implant that eventually germinate connective tissue and eliminates the defect of umbilical ring. After the operation is performed suturing the incision.
Of duration of The laparoscopic a hernia the umbilical -20-40 minutes. Hospitalization is not required.
Advantages laparoscopy the umbilical a hernia a front the open a hernia repair method: sparing surgery with minimal risk of Complications, Rehabilitation shorter period and good cosmetic effect.
Postoperatively, the patient is advised to limit physical activity for the prevention of recurrence of umbilical hernia.