Process of attachment of a substance to the surface of another substance. Note 1:
Adhesion requires energy that can come from chemical and/or physical
The risk of forming adhesions is high after bowel or female organ surgeries.
Surgery using a laparoscope is less likely to cause adhesions than open surgery.
Nov 10, 2014 ... Adhesions are bands of scar tissue that attach to organs. Adhesions can occur in
the pelvic, abdominal, or chest area. Symptoms of adhesions ...
Definition: Fibrous bands that adhere abnormally to various internal organs. Typically caused by infections, diseases, or previous surgery. More »
Sep 14, 2015 ... I used to wake up in a cold sweat in the middle of the night because I could not
get the concepts of water adhesion and cohesion clear in my ...
Information and support for patients and doctors on adhesion-related disorders,
their treatment and prevention. Forum for support of patients suffering from pain ...
Although adhesions are an almost inevitable outcome of surgery and are often
the cause of pain, treatment for adhesions is not performed either because the ...
the act or state of adhering; state of being adhered or united: the adhesion of
parts united by growth. 2. steady or devoted attachment, support, etc.; adherence.
the act of adhering; especially : the act of sticking or attaching to something.
medical : a condition in which body tissues that are supposed to be separate