omphalocele

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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
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om·phal·o·cele

[MIM*310980, 164570]
n. onfalocele, hernia congénita del ombligo.
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It is also called as congenital umbilical hernia, abdominal fissure, umbilical eventration and examphalocele.