"Umbilicus" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The pit in the center of the ABDOMINAL WALL marking the point where the UMBILICAL CORD entered in the FETUS.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Umbilicus".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Umbilicus".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Umbilicus" by people in Profiles.
Sheehan D, Hussain S, Vijayaraghavan G. Umbilical concretion. J Radiol Case Rep. 2011; 5(4):25-31.
Sina B, Deng A. Umbilical metastasis from prostate carcinoma (Sister Mary Joseph's nodule): a case report and review of literature. J Cutan Pathol. 2007 Jul; 34(7):581-3.