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For this patient with persistent focal left-lower quadrant pain and a defined trigger point near her Pfannenstiel incision, consider anesthetic injection in the left lower quadrant.
The Pfannenstiel incision as a source of chronic pain.
Past medical and surgical history was significant for a total abdominal hysterectomy with right-sided oophorectomy through a low transverse Pfannenstiel incision for stage III cervical cancer.
CS was performed using a standard Pfannenstiel incision and transverse incision of the inferior uterine segment.
The findings of the study which included 48 cases of wound dehiscence, suggest that if a physician wants to choose a Pfannenstiel incision, it should be for cosmetic or other reasons, not because it is going to be stronger, study investigator Dr.
The kidney is extracted via a Pfannenstiel incision, with the advantage of a less painful incision and a less visible scar.
Under spinal anaesthesia, fibroid was removed vaginally (Figure-2) then the abdomen opened by pfannenstiel incision.
Her past medical history was significant for Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome and her previous surgeries included a cesarean section performed in 1995 and a total abdominal hysterectomy two years later through the previous pfannenstiel incision.
Pain in the postoperative period impedes recovery from surgery and anaesthesia and after TAH through a Pfannenstiel incision, patients usually require strong analgesics for 24 to 48 hours.