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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
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
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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?
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
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
I had a lap chol over a year ago and am having consistent pain in right rib pain around the front edge between 8th and 9th rib. The surgeon had a time removing gall bladder (my 1st ever surgery) due to extensive skin adhesions attaching liver and gb.
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
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