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My umbilical hernia is hurting really bad. What can I do ?

I went to the doctor and they say they can't do nothing about it. When I lay down on my stomach it hurts. when I try to push it in it hurts. When... READ MORE

Procedure for Dent Above Belly Button?

I am a 21-year-old female and I had a child about 18 months ago. I weigh 125 lbs and I am 5'5". I didn't gain much weight while I was pregnant. I have... READ MORE

Belly Button Repair After Hernia and Tummy Tuck

It's been a year since I had my tummy tuck and belly button hernia repaired. Although, I'm pretty happy with the overal surgery; I'm really concerned... READ MORE

Could Umbilicoplasty help with the Quarter-Sized bulge above my navel?

Could Umbilicoplasty help with the Quarter-Sized bulge above my navel? I am very happy with my body except for my belly button. Now I have an... READ MORE

Will Umbilicoplasty Help This Belly Button? (photo)

I am five weeks post up from full abdominoplasty, diastasis repair and umbilical hernia repair with mesh. All of my swelling is gone, but my belly... READ MORE

Umbilicoplasty After Umbilical Hernia Repair? (photo)

Had umbilicoplasty more than 2 mos ago. Saw surgeon and he said he could revise it. He said the surgeon who fixed my hernia sealed off my umbilical... READ MORE

Umbilical Abscess from Ethibond Sutures?

I am about 9 years post umbilical hernia repair. I have had many surgeries in my abdomen over the years ranging from Laporscopic surgery for... READ MORE

Unhappy with Umbilicoplasty Results, Can This Be Fixed? (photo)

I had umbilical hernia repair 3 months ago. It left my belly button looking rather odd. I decided to have an umbilicoplasty because I am about to... READ MORE

Can I cure or reverse an Umbilical Hernia w/ a particular exercise set.I'm a student and I don't have enough for surgery. (photo

I've had umbilical hernia since I was born, my parents were told to leave it alone and that it would heal when I grow apparently it didn't go away... READ MORE

Belly Button Repair? (photo)

I had hernia surgery when I was 15 in 2004. The hernia was fixed but I was not pleased with how my belly button looked its been almost ten years and I... READ MORE

Umbilical hernia repair 2 week post op, where is it? Is this suppose to heal like this? (Photo)

How will my belly button form after the repair I had? I'm having a hard time seeing where a belly button could have been formed/made? READ MORE

Why is my belly button still so deformed after umbilical hernia surgery? Is there something I can do? (photos)

I had a very large hernia above my belly button after my pregnancy. I carried a big baby, and my stomach will never be the same. The hernia has now... READ MORE

Umbilicoplasty after umbilical hernia repair with mesh?

I had umbilical hernia repair with mesh done in Feb 2015.I have some excess skin above my navel & a little bit on the sides from 2 previous... READ MORE

Is there a way to remove excess skin above the belly button using incisions and skin removal at the belly button? (photo)

I have had an umbilical hernia all my life. I wondered if I had that fixed could I also have skin removed from that area? READ MORE

Umbilical Hernia Repair gone bad! Can this be fix? How much will it cost? (photos)

I had an umbilical hernia repair back in 12/05/14, post surgery my belly button looks completly destroyed, Before the surgery i had a little bit of an... READ MORE

Would I be a good candidate for an umbilicoplasty? (photos)

I'd like my outie belly button to be an innie. I had an umbilical hernia repair last May. I have some stretch marks around my navel (about 1 in... READ MORE

My umbilical hernia after surgery is leaking pus and blood from infection. Any suggestions? (photos)

I am 9 days from had surgery and infection has been here five of them only started antibotics 3 days ago and was in hospital to get drained i am only... READ MORE

Can my belly button reconstruction and scar removal be done after umbilical hernia surgery? (photo)

I had 3 pregnancies and the last one was twins. in that pregnancy my abdominal muscles separated and I got umbilical hernia as well.About 2 years... READ MORE

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