NYU Langone surgeons manage all types of hernia in adults, including inguinal, umbilical, and incisional. Learn more.
They are common in newborns and infants, but they can affect adults, too. Although umbilical hernias are easily treatable, they can become a.
An inguinal hernia occurs when tissue, such as part of the intestine, protrudes through a weak spot in the abdominal muscles. The resulting.