Adhesions Sentence Examples
Atropine is universally and constantly used in ophthalmic practice in order to dilate the pupil for examination of the retina by the ophthalmoscope, or in cases where the inflamed iris threatens to form adhesions to neighbouring parts.
They are descended from the Arab traders who settled there in very early times, and were recruited partly by voluntary adhesions and partly by forcible conversions during the persecutions of Hyder Ali and Tippoo Sultan.
It may only require a loop colostomy or dividing adhesions, but surgery can have a significant mortality and morbidity.
Epidural adhesions can usually be identified on an enhanced MRI scan using intravenous gadolinium.
Indeed surgically creating adhesions between adjacent viscera is an excellent technique to prevent leakage into the abdominal cavity from defects.
It helps keep scar tissue and adhesions from forming, and it can help rebalance your dog's body which can speed the time it takes for your dog to heal after surgery by reducing pain and swelling.
In adults, adhesions are most often caused by repeat surgery; children who have a history of abdominal surgery can also develop adhesions that can obstruct the intestines.
It is not known precisely what causes the abnormal growth of fibrous tissue in congenital adhesions.
Adhesions are responsible for 50-70 percent of cases.
The causes of small bowel obstruction in children are most often volvulus, intussusception, adhesions, or abdominal hernia, a weakness in the abdominal wall that traps a portion of intestine.Advertisement
Surgery to remove tumors or polyps in the intestines helps prevent recurrences, although adhesions can form after surgery, which can be another cause of obstruction.
The points are determined based on the depth and size of the growth and severity of the adhesions.
Women with mild endometriosis may have several small lesions or adhesions and a few growths outside the uterus.
Scar tissue and adhesions in this stage are easily spotted.
Endometrial growths are large and adhesions are extensive in this stage.Advertisement
The pope refused to interfere directly, and the nuncio, Mgr Lorenzelli, failed in securing more than ten public adhesions to the cardinal's condemnation from among the eighty bishops of France.
If the abscess is allowed to take its course, adhesions may form around it and it may burst into the intestine or on to the surface of the abdomen, a biliary fistula remaining.
The valves of the shell have been removed by severing their adhesions to the muscular areae h, i, k, 1, m, u.
It is naturally the most efficient agent in relieving the discomfort or intolerable pain of photophobia; and it is the best means of breaking down adhesions of the iris, and of preventing prolapse of the iris after injuries to the cornea.
Congenital adhesions or post-surgical adhesions can also cause intestinal obstruction in children.Advertisement