What is Abdominal Strain?
Abdominal strain is damage to the abdominal muscle due to over-stretching of the muscle tissue. It is an injury to one of the muscles of the abdominal wall. The damage involves tearing the muscle tissue.
Symptoms of Abdominal Strain-
Causes of Abdominal Strain-
Risk factors of Abdominal Strain-
Complications of Abdominal Strain-
Herniation of the intestines
Diagnosis of Abdominal Strain-
Your doctor will ask about your symptoms and medical history. The physical exam includes Tenderness, swelling, pain and some loss of strength may be present.
Precautions &Prevention of Abdominal Strain
Treatment of Abdominal Strain
Acupuncture & Acupressure Treatment of Abdominal Strain-
Acupuncture proves beneficial in the treatment of strained abdominal muscles. Doctors may also recommend physical therapy for treatment of pain in the abdominal wall Acupuncture and Dry Needling are useful modalities to provide pain relief and assist injury rehabilitation. According to acupuncture theory, chi circulates in the body along twelve major pathways, called meridians, each linked to specific internal organs and organ systems.
Psychotherapy Treatment of Abdominal Strain-
Psychotherapy is a form of treatment that has been studied in terms of its effectiveness in helping people with abdominal strain. In this treatment, patient is taught healthy ways of thinking and coping behaviors to help reduce suffering. A therapist will teach relaxation and other pain management skills.