adhesion

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Synonyms for adhesion

Synonyms for adhesion

the close physical union of two objects

Synonyms for adhesion

abnormal union of bodily tissues

a fibrous band of scar tissue that binds together normally separate anatomical structures

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the property of sticking together (as of glue and wood) or the joining of surfaces of different composition

faithful support for a cause or political party or religion

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2] Postoperative abdominal adhesions and their prevention in gynecological surgery.
In addition, the laparoscopic technique is currently being used in lieu of lapartomy for second-look operations for patients who are status/post colon resection for colon cancer, as the technique appears to be particularly well-suited for patients who may have abdominal adhesions secondary to previous surgery.
Herniated discs, abdominal adhesions, vulvodynia, carpal tunnel and repetitive stress injuries share the same soft-tissue adhesions as the neck and back, conditions that mistakenly receive surgeries that fail.
Intra-operative findings included dense intra abdominal adhesions and multiple sigmoid diverticula.
Several studies have assessed the rate of abdominal adhesions in patients who have had previous surgery.
He achieves similar results for patients needing hip and knee replacements, carpal tunnel, vulvodynia, abdominal adhesions and more.
5 billion), post-surgical abdominal adhesions ($1 billion), arthritis ($3 billion) and wrinkles ($4 billion).