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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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I felt a rough spot on the side of my cervix. Is it scar tissue?

I felt a rough spot on the side of my cervix. Is it scar tissue?

Probably not: It could be scar tissue on the cervix but don't go trying to diagnose yourself. There are other things it could be. You should go see your gynecologist. You wouldn't call your plumber and say, "there's some new thingy hanging off the kitchen faucet that wasn't there last month- isn't it just mineral build-up? " no! So why do it with your body? ...Read more

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Is it possible to have period if cervix blocked from scar tissue?

Is it possible to have period if cervix blocked from scar tissue?

Depends: If it is completely blocked there will not be any flow, and blood can back up in the uterus causing pain and other symptoms. If there is a partial blockage then periods can still occur. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of scar tissue on my cervix?

How can I get rid of scar tissue on my cervix?

Not possible: Scar tissue can be reduced by excision or other scar reduction techniques but it can never be removed only replaced with possibly a "better" scar. ...Read more

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Painful scar tissue developing 3 years post cone biopsy on cervix normal? It is very painful to get a papsmear because of it, is this normal?

Painful scar tissue developing 3 years post cone biopsy on cervix normal? It is very painful to get a papsmear because of it, is this normal?

Unusual: Unusual situation that you could suddenly develop new scar tissue after 3 years. There are few nerve fibers in the cervix, so it is not typical for you to have so much pain. I would encourage you to investigate this further. ...Read more

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I just got dionosed with pcos but now I have scar tissue across my whole cervix how is this fixed?

I just got dionosed with pcos but now I have scar tissue across my whole cervix how is this fixed?

See GYN: Your GYN have many ways to treat this, it could BE office procedure, or it might required a trip to out patient surgery center, if anesthesia is required.
talk to your GYN. ...Read more

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Will I be able 2carry full term after 4th d&c what r my risks of scar tissue & incomplete cervix? Worried after 4th abort.! Will be getting on BC

Will I be able 2carry full term after 4th d&c what r my risks of scar tissue & incomplete cervix? Worried after 4th abort.! Will be getting on BC

See Fertility MD: You need to see a GYN MD who focuses on fertility to determine if your cervix is capable to maintain a full term pregnancy. You history suggests an incompetent cervix which can be sutured closed at the next pregnancy if needed. It is wise to take a "pregnancy break" at this time to restore your emotional and physical health as well as seek a consultation with the Fertility MD ...Read more

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Can having a miscarrige cause scar tissue to form on the cervix? When I felt my cervix, there was a nickel sized rough spot on the side. Normal?

Can having a miscarrige cause scar tissue to form on the cervix? When I felt my cervix, there was a nickel sized rough spot on the side. Normal?

Probably not: Miscarriages or birth can cause scar tissue on the cervix but don't go trying to diagnose yourself. There are other things it could be. You should go see your gynecologist. You wouldn't call your plumber and say, "there's some new thingy hanging off the kitchen faucet that wasn't there last month- isn't it just mineral build-up? " no! So why do it with your body? ...Read more

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How can scar tissue be removed?

Excision: Scar tissue is rarely removed from sites of organ damage but rather from cutaneous areas where the scar is visible and occasionally painful. At this time it may be widely excised but to prevent recurrence a steroid can be injected into the would like Kenalog (triamcinolone) which produces a strong anti inflammatory response. ...Read more

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Can scar tissue in lungs be surgically removed?

Can scar tissue in lungs be surgically removed?

Yes: Yes, but then generally in the form of a Lobectomy (removal of a section of the lung). ...Read more

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Is there a non-surgical way to remove scar tissue?

Is there a non-surgical way to remove scar tissue?

Non-surgical scar Rx: Plastic surgeons can lessen scars by a variety of methods including some non-surgical methods. For example, dermabrasion or lasers can lessen scars and these do not involve cutting. See your doctor to find out what method is best for your scar tissue. Not all scars are alike and no one treatment will work for everyone. Sometimes we use a combination of treatments for best results. ...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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Can scar tissue be safely removed off of ovaries without damaging them?

Can scar tissue be safely removed off of ovaries without damaging them?

Depends: It depends on what kind and cause of the scar tissue. You are young to have scar tissue. How do you know you have scar tissue. If you can give a little more information, I might be able to give you better advice. Thanks. ...Read more

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I had a pinolidal sinus removed in1997 two days ago my scar tissue started hurting when I was sitting. I cannot see anything visually wrong.

I had a pinolidal sinus removed in1997 two days ago my scar tissue started hurting when I was sitting. I cannot see anything visually wrong.

Could recur: You could have a recurrence of the cyst that has not yet come to the surface. It would be wise to see your family physician & have him/her examine you. ...Read more

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Why would a person wake up with the area hurting where their ovaries were removed, could it be scar tissue and why would a person just wake up this?

Why would a person wake up with the area hurting where their ovaries were removed, could it be scar tissue and why would a person just wake up this?

Difficult: It is true that adhesions (scars) are common in pts who had previous surgeries and they give weird abdominal symptoms. Other conditions should be ruled out like colonic disorders, bladder/urinary symptoms. Let your drs evaluate you. ...Read more

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Is there an alternative to surgery to remove scar tissue?

Is there an alternative to surgery to remove scar tissue?

Some options...: Depending on the type, pattern and location of the scar, many options are available. This ranges from pressure therapy, injection of steroids, ablative fractionated co2 laser, pulse dye laser. These modalities are meant to improve the quality of the existing scars such that excision is not required. For your specific situation, please schedule an appointment with a plastic surgery specialist. ...Read more

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When can you have sex after scar tissue is removed?

When can you have sex after scar tissue is removed?

Talk to your MD: Talk to the surgeon that will be revising your scars as the location of surgery would likely dictate the duration of abstinence. ...Read more

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I have scar tissue on my brain will they remove it?

No: This type of scarring usually indicates possible past trauma. Its not reversible, and removing it would not lead to improvement but rater may make things worse. ...Read more

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Can internal scar tissue be removed that resulted from back surgery?

Yes: Internal scar tissue can be removed but there is a risk that it will grow back and perhaps be worse than before. ...Read more

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Can there be some type of surgery that can remove scar tissue in the lungs?

Can there be some type of surgery that can remove scar tissue in the lungs?

Not worth the risk: The risk of surgery to remove scar tissue is not warranted unless you have severe symptoms. You should discuss it with your doctor. ...Read more

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What would you say is the very best method to remove scar tissue from the brain?

What would you say is the very best method to remove scar tissue from the brain?

Brain scar tissue: It's best to leave the 'scar tissue' where it is unless it is affecting a vital structure/vessel or causing some other problem such as seizures. In that case, surgery can be performed to fix the problem. But otherwise removing it for no good reason may actually cause more harm than good. ...Read more

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Can scar tissue from were I had mediport removed, cause chest pain? I stay with pain in my chest.

Can scar tissue from were I had mediport removed, cause chest pain? I stay with pain in my chest.

Yes, if nerve cut: Scar tissue from the mediport surgery, if it severed a nerve, could cause persistent discomfort. A scar growing over the area only adds to the problem, as it may have prevented the nerve from regrowing properly. Most scars, tho, have no sensation (not even pressure or temperature) which is why they feel "weird". There cd b another cause - TTYD 4 a good evaluation. Good Luck & thanks 4 ur question! ...Read more

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Is it common to have scar tissue removed from your knee? I was told I have a lot of it. Please help

Yes, if its the only: Significant finding on the scope of the knee and if its causing problems, then removing the scar tissue would be the thing to do. ...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


Cervix (Definition)

The uterine cervix is the opening of the ...Read more