Adhesions in Non-Operatedabdomen: A Review of 150 Cases At A Private Hospital

  • USMAN ISMAT BUTT WASIM HAYAT KHAN, AHSAN ULLAH GHILZAI,
Keywords: Non-operated abdomen, Adhesions, laparoscopic.

Abstract

Objective: To observe the presence of intra-abdominal adhesion in previously non-operated abdomen. Design: A prospective observational study. Setting: The National Hospital and Medical Centre, Lahore. Patients: 150 patients were included in this study. Main outcome measures: Intra-abdominal adhesions were noted with the help of laparoscope. Results: There were 48 males and 102 females. Out of the 150 patients adhesions were seen to be present in 53 patients, the majority of whom were females. Conclusion: On the basis of our study we conclude that adhesions are present in a significant number of patients even with previously non-operated abdomen.

Published
2018-07-15
How to Cite
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WASIM HAYAT KHAN, AHSAN ULLAH GHILZAI, UIB. Adhesions in Non-Operatedabdomen: A Review of 150 Cases At A Private Hospital. J Fatima Jinnah Med Univ [Internet]. 15Jul.2018 [cited 30Sep.2022];9(1). Available from: https://jfjmu.com/index.php/ojs/article/view/345