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Adhesions a.k.a. Adhesion: Adhesions are fibrous bands that form between tissues and organs, often as a result of injury during surgery. They may be thought of as internal scar tissue that connects tissues not normally connected.

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Google previewAmerican Journal of Syphilis, Gonorrhea and Venereal Diseases (1920)

Covering the diaphragm and binding the diaphragm and liver together by recent fibrous adhesions is a large amount of fibrinous exudate, that is moderately adherent to the liver and to the diaphragm as though it were beginning to organize.

Google previewOsteopathic Athletic Health Care (2013)

Principles and practice by W. Llewellyn McKone

tight shoulders, low backs, neck and any other body joint where loss of motion or adhesions is a problem.

Google previewMechanical Properties of Actin Stress Fibers (2008)

by Lan Lu

Thus, a second, and more likely, possibility for the multiple waves between focal adhesions is that the microtubules or intermediate filaments in the cytoplasm serves as a lateral support for the stress fibers. A recent study elegantly showed this ...

Google previewThe American Journal of Roentgenology, Radium Therapy and Nuclear Medicine (1921)

Peritoneal irritation by chemical action with consequent adhesions is a possibility to be borne in mind. Whether or not this may be the case, an objectionable feature to the use of the solutions is the uterine colic, accompanying and following the ...

Google previewA-Z Encyclopedia on Male and Female Infertility (2005)

by Gunasheela

Posterior wall incisions attract adhesions from small and large bowel and omentum. Many of these can cause adnexal distortion and immobilization creating an organic cause for infertility to a woman who had no explainable cause. There is ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Jewish Medical Ethics (2003)

A Compilation of Jewish Medical Law on All Topics of Medical Interest ... by Avraham Steinberg, Fred Rosner

Adhesions in the lungs known as sir- elm! — These are the main focus of pathologic concern in animals.

Google previewGreen's encyclopedia and dictionary of medicine and surgery (1907)

by John William Ballantyne

Indeed, such adhesions cannot be dissolved by physic, and as thev are well known to be almost constant and the chief cause of pain there is much scepticism about the value of any drug in the treatment of salpingitis. Deliberate operative ...

Google previewDictionary Of Anatomy & Physio (2000)

by Poly Mary

CLINICAL TESTS Adhesions Scar tissue can cause the abnormal joining of tissues called adhesions. They are common in the abdomen and may occur around a site of previous inflammation such as an inflamed appendix, or they can follow ...

Google previewBlack's Veterinary Dictionary (2015)

Adhesions Adhesions ...

Google previewThe Cambridge Encyclopedia of Human Paleopathology (1998)

by Arthur C. Aufderheide, Conrado Rodriguez-Martin, Odin Langsjoen

These adhesions ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cancer (2009)

Focal contacts have several stages of development such as focal complexes and focal adhesions.

Google previewA Dictionary of practical medicine (1858)

by James Copland

When tubercle enters into the combination, and the case does not prove rapidly fatal, it is occasionally met with as a residue of the aggregate morbid product, in small scattered portions included betwixt the pleuritic adhesions. In such coses ...

Google previewA dictionary of pratical medicine. 3 vols. [in 4]. 3 vols. [in 4]. (1858)

by James Copland

Adhesions of the cellules of this structure also strengthen the cysts of aneurisms, and form sere-fibrous cysts around foreign bodies that are accidentally lodged in it. 12. B. Adhesions between serous surfaces are the next most common ; being ...

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Meningeal Adhesions/Release Explanation

Screen cast of description given to patients of meningeal adhesions and the need for meningeal releases.

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Scrabble value of A1D2H4E1S1I1O1N1S1

The value of this 9-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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