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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Prospective controlled randomized trial on prevention of postoperative abdominal adhesions by Icodextrin 4% solution after laparotomic operation for small bowel obstruction caused by adherences [POPA study: Prevention of Postoperative Adhesions on behalf of the World Society of Emergency Surgery].
In 3 patients, there were no pelvic or abdominal adhesions whereas out of 39 (92.
Intra- abdominal adhesions between previous abdominal scar and underlying organ occur commonly as a result of laparotomy15.
Due to the adherent nature of the cyst as well as multiple abdominal adhesions this was converted to laparotomy.
The most blood loss was 1200 ml in one patient, because of the tight abdominal adhesions around the spleen.
The employee in this case suffered from abdominal adhesions which caused a number of absences.
Intra-operative findings included dense intra abdominal adhesions and multiple sigmoid diverticula.
PregLem will develop the compound for the prevention of post-surgical abdominal adhesions and endometriosis in patients with tubal ligation or comparable effective contraception.
DeWilde R , Trew G 2007 Postoperative abdominal adhesions and their prevention in gynaecological surgery.