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Mesh vs. suture repair of small umbilical hernias. Strong evidence supporting mesh repair
Although there is good evidence that large umbilical hernias should be repaired with a mesh, it is not clear how smaller hernias should be managed i.e. those with a diameter 1-4 cm. Many surgeons continue to suture repair these smaller hernias.