Abdominal Scar Tissue: Symptoms and Treatment

Chronic abdominal pain is common in patients who have had c-sections, appendix removal, hernia repairs, reproductive surgeries and various other surgeries to the abdomen. The pain comes in various forms: constant, related to eating meals, related to exercising, lying down or sitting for a long time. Often this pain is caused by abdominal adhesions, which are bands of internal scar tissue which have formed at the site of past surgeries. However, addressing these adhesions is commonly overlooked by health care practitioners. Traditional Chinese medicine and Acupun