Types of Hernia in Adults | NYU Langone Health - adult hernia


Umbilical hernia repair in adults adult hernia

NYU Langone surgeons manage all types of hernia in adults, including inguinal, umbilical, and incisional. Learn more.

An inguinal hernia occurs when tissue, such as part of the intestine, protrudes through a weak spot in the abdominal muscles. The resulting.

They are common in newborns and infants, but they can affect adults, too. Although umbilical hernias are easily treatable, they can become a.

Umbilical hernia is when the belly button pops outwards due to a weakness in the muscles in or around the belly button.