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Do abortions cause scar tissue?

Do abortions cause scar tissue?

Sometimes: Frequent abortions, infected abortions and abortions occurring farther along in pregnancy are associated with a condition called asherman's syndrome, which is scarring in the uterus. Read more

Tissue (Definition)

The body is composed of tissue that are classically described as beiing derived from three basic embyonic layers known as the endoderm, mesoderm and ectoderm that then differentiate into the structures that compose the body such as skin, soft tissues, bone, muscle, organs, etc. Stem cells are not differentiated and have the potential to ...Read more


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Will two D&C cause me to have scar tissue leading to becoming infertile? I made poor chocises where I had two abortions after my son I'm so worried!

Will two D&C cause me to have scar tissue leading to becoming infertile? I made poor chocises where I had two abortions after my son I'm so worried!

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 period after the D&C and you may need surgery to separate the cavity. If you are seeing your period then scar is unlikely to affect your fertility. Read more

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Scar tissue, can it cause pain?

Scar tissue, can it cause pain?

Yes: Some scar tissue particularly keloid may be associated with pain. This is not completely understood but it clearly associated with inflammation because steroid injections will produce improvements in as little as 3 days. In other situations, scar tissue will entrap nerves as improvement may require surgical release. Read more

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Could minor injury causes scar tissue?

Could minor injury causes scar tissue?

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 repairs the damage by filling in a defect and adding strength to the site by producing a fibroblastic response Read more

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Does prolotherapy cause scar tissue or new tissue?

Does prolotherapy cause scar tissue or new tissue?

New tissue: Good question. The point of prolotherapy is to create new tissue within ligaments. When a ligament has been strained it's like a rubber band that's lost its spring ; no longer effectively holds our bones together. Prolotherapy stimulates regeneration of the ligaments- not scar tissue! See http://www. Caringmedical. Com/prolotherapyblog/todays-vlog-does-prolotherapy-cause-scar-tissue/. Read more

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How can gallbladder attacks cause scar tissue to form on the gallbladder?

How can gallbladder attacks cause scar tissue to form on the gallbladder?

Sometimes: Multiple gallbladder attacks can sometimes cause inflammation and scarring around the gallbladder which can make the surgery more difficult. Often, there is a layer of fat in the abdomen which is called the Omentum. This serves as a band aid and will cover the GB when it is inflamed or irritated. You should see a Surgeon to get worked up and consider surgery. Read more

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Scar tissue develops after any type of surgery. But how it can cause pain?

Scar tissue develops after any type of surgery. But how it can cause pain?

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 against another causes discomfort. Read more

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Is there anything that can cause the human body to produce excess scar tissue?

Prolonged inflammatn: Prolonged inflammation or a genetic tendency such as keloid scarring are associated with excessive fibrosis. Other diseases such as hepatic cirrhosis or cystic fibrosis are associated with excessive scarring. Read more

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Is prolotherapy proven to cause scar tissue or new healthy tissue? Need some clarification

Is prolotherapy proven to cause scar tissue or new healthy tissue? Need some clarification

Yes: After an injury occurs, ankle sprain or laceration, our body runs a healing program to remove the most damaged tissue and repair/regrow the injured parts. Prolotherapy involves creating a new injury with the point of the needle that will restart/rerun the body's healing program. Formula injected at the time will have some effect toward increasing the healing. Www. Blatmanhealthandwellness. Com. Read more

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What could cause scar tissue in the liver?

What could cause scar tissue in the liver?

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 some other more rare causes. Read more

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Wat causes scar tissue from surgeries and can. It be prevented?

Wat causes scar tissue from surgeries and can. It be prevented?

Healing process: The natural healing process will inevitably cause scarring. Some people are more prone to keloid scars which are more noticeable, internal scar tissues can occur and the more surgeries, the more likely scar tissue will form, at times which can cause adhesions. Scar tissue and adhesion formation can often occur despite having the best surgeon in the world...As it is usually inherent to some pts. Read more

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Can tanning in uv light cause scar tissue to worsen?

Yes: Tanning can make a scars appearance worse due to the fact that scar tissue has less melanin than normal tissue. Read more

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What symtoms does scar tissue on the ovaries can cause?

What symtoms does scar tissue on the ovaries can cause?

Pain: Can cause pelvic pain, which can become a chronic problem. Make sure that you and your partner have both been treated for chlamydia before resuming intercourse, otherwise you will just pass it back and forth to one another. Read more

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Can scar tissue from having your gallbladder removed cause pain?

Yes: Scar tissue can be painful for months after a surgery. However, you want to make sure it is not something more serious...Please see your surgeon. Read more

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Is it normal to have pain 1 mons after Ganglionectomy? Hurts more when flexing back or putting weight on it Cause? Scar tissue developed

Is it normal to have pain 1 mons after Ganglionectomy? Hurts more when flexing back or putting weight on it Cause? Scar tissue developed

Depends...: It all depends on how big the ganglion was, how complicated the procedure was, if you developed an infection after procedure. It may take weeks to feel better especially if you have been active a lot and putting too much weight on it. Scar tissue can also cause pain and discomfort. However, if pain is severe make sure you get checked in order to make sure the area is not infected. Read more

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What causes scar tissue to form around an implant?

What causes scar tissue to form around an implant?

Foreign body: Implants are foreign bodies in or systems. The normal response of the body is to wall off foreign objects by encasing them in scar tissue. Read more

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Abortion (Definition)

In medical circles, the term abortion applies to any loss of a pregnancy before 25 weeks, such as spotaneous abortion (ie miscarrage). In non-medical circles, it refers to the termination of any pregnancy. ...Read more


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Scarring (Definition)

A scar is the result of the body healing. It is the end product of a long cascade of signals and cellular repair that takes approximately a year to complete, and a lifetime to maintain. It is a normal process that occurs whenever ...Read more