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Pressure on bladder from adhesions after a lot of bowel surgery?

Pressure on bladder from adhesions after a lot of bowel surgery?

Not sure: One could get adhesions from surgery. Bladder lives in a different space than bowel. It is possible, however, to get adhesions to bladder and this could potentially lead to symptoms. It is rare. C a urologist to discuss in person. ...Read more

Bladder (Definition)

The bladder is a muscular organ in the pelvis that accepts urine from the kidneys, stores the urine at low pressure, & expels the urine during voluntary voiding. Though seemingly a simple reservoir, the bladder is a complex organ intricately connected with the brain and spinal cord with sensory, motor, and autonomic circuits. The muscular layer that contracts during voids ...Read more


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Adhesions kidney, bladder surgeries years ago Now, bad pain left flank to pelvic bone. dizzy, fatigued. Can adhesions grow? Show up on CAT scan?

Adhesions kidney, bladder surgeries years ago Now, bad pain left flank to pelvic bone. dizzy, fatigued. Can adhesions grow?  Show up on CAT scan?

Adhesions: Adhesions do not grow. They are almost impossible to see on CT-Scan unless they are significantly large. Sometimes you can make out the locations because the bowel looks abnormal on special bowel exams. If you suspect adhesions then you must be evaluated fully - the risk if you leave it and it is adhesions is incomplete bowel obstruction that can cause complete obstruction. ...Read more

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Why would a girl have an adhesion on her bowel and bladder?

Why would a girl have an adhesion on her bowel and bladder?

Surgery/inflammation: Surgery and inflammation are the usual causes of bowel adhesions. While fewer adhesions form after minimal access (laparoscopic) surgery, some still do form. Inflammatory causes of adhesions include diverticulitis, pelvic inflammatory disease, inflammation of the gall bladder. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have adhesions from a laparscopic gall bladder removal?

Is it possible to have adhesions from a laparscopic gall bladder removal?

Yes, insignificant : Yes, but likely will never be significant. Any surgery can cause adhesions. The more inflammation and dissection, the more likely. Most adhesions are w/o symptoms, and intestinal obstruction the most common problem related to adhesions. ...Read more

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Surgery 9.dys ago bad pain left.side.of.belly button had lapro 4 ovarian cysts and lysis of adhesions from previous gall bladder s feel really bloated?

Surgery 9.dys ago bad pain left.side.of.belly button had lapro 4 ovarian cysts and lysis of adhesions from previous gall bladder s feel really bloated?

Schedule follow up: Usually people are feeling pretty normal 9 days after a laparoscopic surgery. If you are still having pain then it is important to schedule a follow up post op visit with the doctor who did your surgery to make sure all is ok. ...Read more

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Vaginal/bladder pain and pressure urine dip trace blood culture neg hx of adhesions what could be wrong and what should I do next?

Vaginal/bladder pain and pressure urine dip trace blood culture neg hx of adhesions what could be wrong and what should I do next?

Here are some...: Having local irritation with or without irrittative voiding symptoms may not be related with UTI. To sort things out correctly, please follow instruction described in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html and in other life-related articles inside the site. Thereby, you will gain much insight on how to handle the daily health-related concerns so to harvest full merit of healthcare. ...Read more

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Can adhesions on/around the bladder cause trace blood in urine?

Can adhesions on/around the bladder cause trace blood in urine?

Blood in urine: Probably possible I suspect your surgery caused this to be. If persists and not yet evaluated by Urology have it checked. It is most likely incidental. ...Read more

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Vaginal/bladder pain rectal pressure urine dip trace blood culture neg hx of adhesions and had complete hysterectomy what could be wrong?

Vaginal/bladder pain rectal pressure urine dip trace blood culture neg hx of adhesions and had complete hysterectomy what could be wrong?

Chronic pelvic pain: Chronic pelvic pain is a common problem and presents a major challenge to health care providers because of its often unclear etiology, complex natural history, and poor response to therapy. Good rapport, tolerance, and an open-minded approach are important in the evaluation of any patient with chronic pain. A thorough systematic examination usually suggests an appropriate diagnosis and therapy. ...Read more

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Right upper quadrant pain post gall bladder surgery. Sphincter of Oddi dysfunction or adhesions? Conflicting physician opinion.Need specialty care.

Can be both: Sphincter of Odi dysfunction can cause gall bladder like pain. Drugs like Morphine Sulfate can cause spasm of the sphincter of Odi with similar pain. Adhesions can also cause similar pain, so both opinions may be correct. A more detailed history will likely help answer your question ...Read more

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Adhesions (Definition)

Adhesions is a condition in which two or more organs or organ surfaces are stuck together. Adhesions are common after surgery or infection, in which the healing response causes scar tissue to connect organs that normally should slide around freely. Adhesions can cause symptoms such as abdominal ...Read more