Patients and Methods: Three diastasis recti
patients were recruited from a privately owned gymnasium and were initially diagnosed as having obstinate accumulation of fat around the abdomen.
Defined as an abnormal separation of the abdominal musculature, diastasis recti
is sometimes seen as an unfortunate, but very common, side effect of pregnancy.
I wrote it off as rustiness but after weeks went by the same, I spoke to my physio and she diagnosed diastasis recti
Boissonnault JS, Blaschak MJ (1988) Incidence of diastasis recti
abdominis during the childbearing year.
Moves should be resumed at a lower level, particularly in instances of diastasis recti
, episiotomy, or Caesarean section, and modifications should be made for any move that causes physical or mental discomfort (Cosner & Malin, 2006).
The differential diagnosis includes diastasis recti
, ascites, and lipoma.
Tina developed a condition called diastasis recti
in pregnancy, which still gets her down.
My doctor, however, said I had a condition called diastasis recti
Many women, as many as eighty to ninety percent, also experience Diastasis recti
abdominis: the separation of the two sides of the rectus (the "six pack muscle") along the linea alba.
She had a round face with deep nasal bridge, long philtrum, anteverted nostrils, thin upper lip, short neck, short chest, protuberant abdomen, diastasis recti
, normal female genitalia, and no organomegaly.
(separation of the abdominal muscles) is a painless condition which affects about 38% of pregnant women.
Mothers benefit from manual therapy to help visceral organs sit properly in the abdomen, diastasis recti
or split rectus abdominus muscle return to a more stable and esthetically pleasing position, positioning of the pelvis, improve mobility in the spine, and to stretch tight tissues without sacrificing much needed stability.