Adhesion Prevention: The Role of Fibrin Glue

  • Matthias Korell


The formation of adhesions is very common after intra-abdominal surgery. It represents one of the major complications, especially in reproductive surgery, which may lead to infertility and abdominal symptoms going so far as the ileus. 1,2 Following myomectomy or reconstructive tubal surgery in particular the incidence of postoperative adhesions reaches more than 90%.3


Fibrin Glue Adhesion Formation Fibrin Sealant Uterine Horn Postoperative Adhesion 
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