A 34-year-old female asked:
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having exploratory lap for chronic right pelvic pain. will lap cause scar tissue problems later on? what to figure things out, not add to the prob.

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Scar tissue: Scar tissue can occur post incision after any operation in the process of healing. Minimally invasive surgical techniques can mitigate that problem such as Laparoscopy for assessment of the chronic pelvic pain.
Answered on Sep 30, 2014

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