What are the possible abdominal complications of omphalitis?

Updated: May 20, 2019
  • Author: Patrick G Gallagher, MD; Chief Editor: Santina A Zanelli, MD  more...
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Abdominal complications include spontaneous evisceration, peritonitis, bowel obstruction, and abscess of the abdomen, retroperitoneum, liver, or falciform ligament.


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