ID#: 20331
The female Nigerian infant depicted here, was delivered with an abnormality known as a patent urachus, producing the distended, enlarged umbilicus seen in PHIL 20248. She underwent a surgical procedure to correct the problem, as seen in the intraoperative view depicted in PHIL 20249, and is seen here, with the healed umbilical region of her abdominal wall.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Robert S. Craig
Creation Date: 1967
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CDC Organization
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