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Does abortion cause scar tissue

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Fleishman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 31 years experience
Sometimes: Frequent abortions, infected abortions and abortions occurring farther along in pregnancy are associated with a condition called asherman's syndrome, ... Read More

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Swaby
Obstetrics and Gynecology 26 years experience
Unlikely: D&C may cause scar tissue in the uterine cavity and may cause the cavity to 'stick' together. If this happens then you most likely will not have a... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
Plastic Surgery 34 years experience
Yes: Some scar tissue particularly keloid may be associated with pain. This is not completely understood but it clearly associated with inflammation becaus... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
Surgical Oncology 64 years experience
Yes: scar tissue is the response of tissue, skin or organ to a traumatic or inflammatory process that requires healing of the site of injury. The body re... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 48 years experience
Scar tissue.: The high sugar content causes collagen to crosslink and scar up. Very few good indications for prolotherapy! the ligament because abnormally inelasti... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neel Karne
General Surgery 18 years experience
Sometimes: Multiple gallbladder attacks can sometimes cause inflammation and scarring around the gallbladder which can make the surgery more difficult. Often, t... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Usually...: ...By scar tissue fusing together layers that should be able to slide against each other. This is called "adhesions, " and the pulling of one layer ag... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
Plastic Surgery 34 years experience
Prolonged inflammatn: Prolonged inflammation or a genetic tendency such as keloid scarring are associated with excessive fibrosis. Other diseases such as hepatic cirrhosis ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management 39 years experience
Prolotherapy: Prolotherapy is sclerosing and as such causes scarring.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kai Philipp Olshausen
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Cirrhosis: Scar tissue in the liver is also referred to as cirrhosis. It can be caused by excessive long term alcohol use, chronic hepatitis, bad fatty liver and... Read More

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