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How is an adhesion diagnosed?

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Doctors typically diagnose adhesions during a surgical procedure such as laparoscopy (putting a camera through a small hole into the stomach to visualize the organs). If they find adhesions, doctors usually can release them during the same surgery.

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Adhesions, General and After Surgery from eMedicineHealth

Reviewed by Lisa Bernstein on May 31, 2018

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Adhesions, General and After Surgery from eMedicineHealth

Reviewed by Lisa Bernstein on May 31, 2018

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