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abdominal wall tear symptoms

A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carson Liu
34 years experience General Surgery
Hernias: Hernias can protrude with weight loss. The fat that was plugging the opening may shrink and allow fat or abdominal organs to protrude. You should star ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. James White
31 years experience Cosmetic Surgery
Diastasis recti: Diastasis recti (also known as abdominal separation) is a disorder defined as a separation of the rectus abdominis muscle into right and left halves. ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
34 years experience General Surgery
Muscular Pain: The abdominal wall consists of multiple muscle layers. Like anywhere on the body, a pulled muscle can cause significant, lingering pain. Since we use ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Erik Borncamp
25 years experience Wound care
Opening in muscle : You may have a weakness where your umbilical cord went thru. Or it can be from a surgery that left a weakness there.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Usually nothing: The opening on the abdominal wall is small and just large enough for the colostomy to fit. The edges of the colostomy are then tacked down to the su ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
No guarantee : Core strengthening exercises as practiced in pillates and yogs will generally strengthen the abdominal wall without exacerbating existing hernias if p ... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Audie Rolnick
40 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Rest: Rest, time, heat, stretching, pt.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miguel Cano
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Perinatologist: First start with a perinatologist (maternal-fetal medicine specialist). They'll screen the infant for other birth defects and/or chromosomal problems. ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Strain: Severe strain with tearing of muscle fibers may take a little longer to heal. Rib fractures can also occur with hard coughing. At this time I would tr ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Lipomas: Lipomas in the abdominal wall are not uncommon and are usually benign. However if any lesion shows growth or change, it's recommended to have a physic ... Read More
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