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What exactly are abdominal adhesions?
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Dr. Howard Hack
Internal Medicine
5 doctors agree
In brief: Scar tissue
Abdominal adhesions represent scar tissue attaching between different abdominal organs.
This can be triggered by any process of inflammation or surgery. Treatment is usually observation or surgery.

In brief: Scar tissue
Abdominal adhesions represent scar tissue attaching between different abdominal organs.
This can be triggered by any process of inflammation or surgery. Treatment is usually observation or surgery.
Dr. Howard Hack
Dr. Howard Hack
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Dr. Allen Kamrava
Surgery - Colorectal
In brief: Scarring
The abdomen is very susceptible to scarring when touched.
Normally everything moves around freely but when there are adhesions the organs have scars that stick them to one another and restricts their mobility.

In brief: Scarring
The abdomen is very susceptible to scarring when touched.
Normally everything moves around freely but when there are adhesions the organs have scars that stick them to one another and restricts their mobility.
Dr. Allen Kamrava
Dr. Allen Kamrava
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