Abdominal wall lump after cesarean delivery.

06:00 EDT 25th July 2012 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Abdominal wall lump after cesarean delivery."

: An abdominal wall desmoid tumor is a rare event, has a strong tendency for local invasion and recurrence, and usually presents as an abdominal lump.


From the Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Pathology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Science, Beijing, China.

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: Obstetrics and gynecology
ISSN: 1873-233X
Pages: 494-7


PubMed Articles [6360 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Sonographic evaluation for intra-abdominal hemorrhage after cesarean delivery.

To evaluate whether intra-abdominal hemorrhage is visible on a modified focused assessment with sonography for trauma (FAST) examination in stable obstetrics patients after a nonemergent cesarean deli...

Cesarean Delivery: Counseling Issues and Complication Management.

Nearly one-third of all deliveries in the United States are cesarean deliveries. Compared with spontaneous vaginal delivery, cesarean delivery is associated with increased maternal and neonatal morbid...

Validation of a Vaginal Birth After Cesarean Delivery Prediction Model in Women With Two Prior Cesarean Deliveries.

To evaluate whether an existing vaginal birth after cesarean delivery (VBAC) prediction model validated for women with one prior cesarean delivery also accurately predicts the likelihood of VBAC in wo...

Uterus Wrapping: A Novel Concept in the Management of Uterine Atony during Cesarean Delivery.

Uterine atony during cesarean delivery is a serious cause of maternal morbidity and mortality. Management strategies include medical treatment with uterotonic agents, manual compression of the uterus,...

One year experience of swine dermal non-crosslinked collagen prostheses for abdominal wall repairs in elective and emergency surgery.

The approach to the abdominal wall surgical repair is dramatically changed in the last years. This study evaluates our institutional outcomes about the usage of biological meshes for abdominal wall re...

Clinical Trials [2002 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Closure of Peritoneum at Cesarean Section and Postoperative Adhesion

Objective: To determine the effect of non-closure of the visceral and parietal peritoneum during Cesarean section on the formation of adhesions. Study design: A prospective randomized tri...

Scalpel vs Diathermy in Repeat Cesarean Delivery

The objective of this study is to compare scalpel vs. diathermy in abdominal wall incision in pregnant patients undergoing repeat elective cesarean delivery.

Efficacy of the Transversus Abdominus Plane (TAP) Block for Post-Cesarean Delivery Analgesia

The purpose of this study is to determine if patients having the transversus abdominal place (TAP) block at the end of a cesarean delivery have less pain in the post-delivery period than t...

Seprafilm® for Prevention of Adhesions at Repeat Cesarean

Adhesion formation is a result of abdominal and pelvic surgery and is a cause of such diseases as chronic pain syndrome, bowel obstruction and infertility. Both patients and surgeons suff...

Vaginal Cleansing Before Cesarean Delivery to Reduce Infection

The purpose of this study is to test the hypothesis that vaginal cleansing with povidone-iodine solution immediately prior to cesarean delivery reduces postcesarean infectious morbidity.

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Delivery of an infant through the vagina in a female who has had a prior cesarean section.

Extraction of the fetus by abdominal hysterotomy anytime following a previous cesarean.

A protrusion of abdominal structures through the retaining ABDOMINAL WALL. It involves two parts: an opening in the abdominal wall, and a hernia sac consisting of PERITONEUM and abdominal contents. Abdominal hernias include groin hernia (HERNIA, FEMORAL; HERNIA, INGUINAL) and VENTRAL HERNIA.

The outer margins of the ABDOMEN, extending from the osteocartilaginous thoracic cage to the PELVIS. Though its major part is muscular, the abdominal wall consists of at least seven layers: the SKIN, subcutaneous fat, deep FASCIA; ABDOMINAL MUSCLES, transversalis fascia, extraperitoneal fat, and the parietal PERITONEUM.

Extraction of the FETUS by means of abdominal HYSTEROTOMY.