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Noun1.omphalocele - protrusion of the intestine and omentum through a hernia in the abdominal wall near the navelomphalocele - protrusion of the intestine and omentum through a hernia in the abdominal wall near the navel; usually self correcting after birth
hernia, herniation - rupture in smooth muscle tissue through which a bodily structure protrudes


[MIM*310980, 164570]
n. onfalocele, hernia congénita del ombligo.
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breve septicemia in a neonate with omphalocele who had received probiotic therapy (4).
The main outcome measure was the 14 categories of birth defects that, according to the medical literature, had associations with SSRIs: neural tube defects, anencephaly, all septal defects, ventricular septal defects, right ventricular outflow tract obstructions, cleft palate, cleft lip with or without cleft palate, esophageal atresia, anal atresia, hypospadias, any limb reduction defect, craniosynostosis, gastroschisis, and omphalocele.
13, 2014, the twins underwent emergency surgery to repair a potentially life-threatening condition called a ruptured omphalocele, in which their shared small intestine protruded through a weak area of the abdominal wall.
In spring 2013, she assisted students in organizing a benefit for a neighborhood young boy afflicted with Omphalocele.
It has been reported that 13% of cases had other congenital anomalies, including scrotoschisis, hypospadias, omphalocele and esophageal atresia.
There was only an association between paroxetine and right ventricular outflow defects and between sertraline and omphalocele and cardiac septal defects.
In addition fetuses with omphalocele have the abdominal viscera covered with a membranous sac.
Congenital heart disease, cystic hygroma, omphalocele, and duodenal atresia have the highest burden of aneuploidy, even though at least 50% of infants with DS have no recognizable major congenital anomalies.
The condition, known as an omphalocele, is a birth defect in which the fetus' intestines and other abdominal organs stick out from the belly button.
There is a 40% incidence of coexistant anatomical abnormalities: choledochocele, annular pancreas, double diverticula, intestinal malrotation, imperforate anus, Hirschsprung's disease, congenital heart diseases, omphalocele, hypoplastic kidneys, bladder exstrophy, situs inversus, Ladd's bands, portal vein anomalies, polysplenia and Down syndrome (6,7).
But, in infect cases in nervous tube example Enensefali (haven't closed the and of nervous tube cranial) and Spina bifida (don't close the and of nervous tube kadol) or Omphalocele and Gastroschisis in two case, there is in feet in wall of embryo's abdomen--most amount of AFP come in amniotic fluid and then com in to mother's blood.
Anomalies associated with urachal remnants such as vesicoureteral reflux, meatal stenosis, hypospadias, umbilical and inguinal hernias, cryptorchidism, anal atresia, omphalocele and crossed renal ectopia are rare, but should also be considered.