Pelvic Adhesions...by Michael P. Diamond, M.D......Technical information meant for Drs.!!
From: Helen Dynda (email@example.com)
Wed Feb 12 12:39:59 2003
X> Pelvic Adhesions...by Michael P. Diamond, M.D.
* Pathophysiology of Adhesion Development
* Staging of Adhesions
* Surgery or Assisted Reproductive Techniques? ... Getting into the abdomen: Laparoscopy versus Laparotomy ... Surgery inside the abdomen: 1.) Microsurgery; 2.) Laser Endoscopic Surgery
* Value of Second-Look Laparoscopy (SLL)
* Adjuvants for adhesion reduction ... Fibrinolytic agents ... Anticoagulants ... Anti-inflammatory Agents ... Antibiotics ... Mechanical Separation (surface separation, hydroflotation) ... 1.) Intra-abdominal instillates ... 2.) Barriers
" Pelvic adhesion development after gynecological operations and their reformation after adhesiolysis still, up until now, a problem that presents itself in the form of infertility, pelvic pain and/or intestinal obstruction."