Visceral mobilization can lyse and prevent peritoneal adhesions in a rat model.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE Peritoneal adhesions are almost ubiquitous following surgery. Peritoneal adhesions can lead to bowel obstruction, digestive problems, infertility, and pain, resulting in many hospital readmissions. Many approaches have been used to prevent or treat adhesions, but none offer reliable results. A method that consistently prevented or treated… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jbmt.2011.02.004

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