DOI: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2024.0087 ISSN: 2168-6203

Age and Probability of Spontaneous Umbilical Hernia Closure

Katherine He, Dionne A. Graham, Louis Vernacchio, Jonathan Hatoun, Laura Patane, Shannon L. Cramm, Shawn J. Rangel
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health

This cohort study of children younger than 6 years uses electronic health records to investigate whether a child’s age is associated with the probability of spontaneous umbilical hernia closure and to refine guidelines for surgical repair.

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