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how are adhesions treated

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
Excision: Adhesions may be separated or lysed as well as excised and removed. For abdominal cavity adhesions, frequently this can be done with laparoscopy or ro ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
Observe: All surgical procedures in the abdomen create adhesions. Mostly adhesion are observed unless they are causing intestinal obstruction. Each subsequent ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Denk
20 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Any adhesions in the abdomen may be safely treated laparoscopically if done by an experienced minimally invasive surgeon. You may want to see a bariat ... Read More
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Dr. Abdelkader Hawasli
43 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Gastric adhesions is a diagnosis of exclusion. Other source of abdominal pain should be investigated first before blaming this condition on gastric ad ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Earle
31 years experience General Surgery
Scar tissue: Intestinal adhesions refer to scar tissue, typically caused by the body's normal healing process after an abdominal operation. If they are related to ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
43 years experience Pediatrics
See Pediatrician: A number of babies are born with clitoral adhesion. It is easily treated with a cream prescribed by your pediatrician. If that does not solve the prob ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not now : A patient can decrease adhesions during surgery by not smoking and by controlling their body weight and blood sugar (in diabetics). Other than that ad ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Your hydrosalpinx should be treated to avoid complication(s) speak to your doctor , add yes spontaneous pregnancy is possible if block is removed ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Urologist: Possible causes of discomfort at the end of the urinary stream include spasm of the bladder or urethra. A urologist can best evaluate and treat this s ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
34 years experience General Surgery
Scar tissue: Adhesions are caused by inflammation which can occur after the "trauma" of surgery or an acute illness (appendicitis, pelvic inflammatory dz., etc). T ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Anatomy discreption: In spinal cord relation of nerve roots, surrounding dura in relation to spine, has sleeve like appearance, adhesions in this area are technically dif ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
34 years experience Fertility Medicine
Same as Scarring: Adhesion, like adhesive means to stick together. Internal organs in the peritoneal cavity or in joints and other anatomical locations can stick toget ... Read More
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