former president of Brazil, jair bolsonarowas admitted to the hospital for a new Abdominal rearing related to injuries knife attack in 2018 during a political rally. This discomfort usually occurs after abdominal surgery which require large incisions. The former President was already hospitalized.
“After being stabbed in Juiz de Fora/MG, I had 5 surgeries. Since the last one, I had adhesions that led to other medical procedures. Yesterday, I had a new follow up in Orlando/USA and was discharged from the hospital. Thank you for the prayers and messages for a speedy recovery.
What is abdominal adhesions?
According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), a Abdominal rearing have bands of scar tissue that form within stomachWhich are formed between two or more organs or organs and the abdominal wall.
Normally, when a person walks, their surface Organ And this cleaned stomach they don’t stick; however, to be abdominal adhesions, these surfaces can be adhered or glued together. These can twist, bend, stretch, or compress the intestines and other organs in the abdomen. bowel obstructionTo or lock.
What are the most common causes of this condition?
a Abdominal rearing often appear one after the other abdominal surgery, as surgeons enter the patient’s abdomen through an incision or cut. in the matter of jair bolsonaroIt is caused by a stab wound, although it mainly occurs in operations. laparoscopic or open.
- in laparoscopic surgery, surgeons make small cuts in the abdomen and insert special instruments to view, remove, or repair organs and tissue. in open surgery, The surgeon makes a large incision to open the abdomen.
Las abdominal adhesions seen in more than 9 out of 10 people who have surgery where the abdomen is opened; However, most people do not have symptoms or complications. a Abdominal rearing is less common than a laparoscopic surgery Compared to after open surgery.
What are the complications and risk factors of abdominal adhesions?
people who have a abdominal surgery more likely to be a Abdominal rearing And causes the following complications:
- Bowel obstruction: Partial or complete obstruction of the movement of food, liquid, air, or stool through the intestines. Abdominal adhesions are the most common cause of small bowel obstruction. Intestinal blockage can be fatal.
- Female Infertility: In women, abdominal adhesions in the pelvis or inside the uterus can compress or block parts of the reproductive system and cause infertility.
What are the symptoms of this condition?
a Abdominal rearing It doesn’t cause symptoms, but if it does, the most common symptom is chronic abdominal pain. The signs that can be recognized are bowel obstructionWhich may include:
and at bowel obstruction cuts off blood flow to the blocked part of the intestines or causes peritonitis, the person may develop additional symptoms such as fast heartbeat or fever,