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Umbilical hernia treatment

Hello, A lil intro abt me before I jump onto my question...A crohns patient under medications ( pentasa 4 tablets and azathioprine 75 mg ) .Had multiple surgeries in 2012 (ileostomy, reversal and for adhesions) . Lately I could notice a bulge in my belly button. It pains occassionally. Doctor said it could be umbilical hernia and had asked me to take CT scan to find out the severity. He also told me that surgery is the only option for treating umbilical hernia. Has anyone been successful in treating your umbilical hernia conservatively without surgery.

If surgery is the only option, appreciate if anyone can guide me to postpone the surgery (wearing belt etc) as I don't want to take chances in the current pandemic.
 
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