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an abdominal incisional hernia.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
abdominal herniaA protrusion of loops of intestine, fat, or fibrous tissue through a defect or weakened region of the abdominal wall—e.g., an umbilical hernia.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
ventral herniaAbdominal bernia, see there.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
ventral herniaA HERNIA through the abdominal wall but not through the commoner UMBILICAL, INGUINAL or FEMORAL routes.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005