Tag: abdominal scar

Lower back pain of unknown origin and your c section or hernia repair scar; is there a connection?

Lower back pain of unknown origin and your c section or hernia repair scar; is there a connection? Lower back pain is a common problem with many causes.   One of the more common causes may be related to a scar that is left over from a surgical procedure. There is now growing evidence suggesting that abdominal scars can cause chronic back pain, knee problems and even upper back pain. The International Fascial Congress which meets every two years is filled with the brightest minds in the field of fascia and fascial therapy.  Many papers have already been published on this growing problem Read More »

Back, hip and knee problems due to a cesarean or other abdominal scar, it’s more common than you think.

Back, hip and knee problems due to a cesarean or other abdominal scar, it’s more common than you think. Many woman have had cesarean sections to deliver their children, with the belief that it is the safest way to have their child delivered often as directed by their doctors. In countries like Brazil, C sections are very common and planned for convenience, with minimal concern for possible long term effects.. Years later, many of these woman are reporting back, knee and hip problems that developed after their pregnancy, worsening with time. It is not unusual to see similar effects after Read More »