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Despite that, other studies have failed to prove any beneficial effect of intramuscular or intraperitoneal administration of ibuprofen in the reduction of peritoneal adhesions in rat and rabbit models [15, 16].
Histologic study of peritoneal adhesions in children and in a rat model.
Pathogenesis, consequences, and control of peritoneal adhesions in gynecologic surgery: A committee opinion.
Predisposing factors to CSF pseudocyst formation seem to be related to inflammatory processes such as infection, peritoneal adhesions from previous surgery, multiple shunt revisions, increased CSF proteins, malabsorption of CSF secondary to subclinical peritonitis and an allergic or nonspecific inflammatory response to the peritoneal catheter or to a component of the CSF.