The abdominal wall encloses the abdominal cavity and consists of different layers.
These layers can be divided into five main parts : skin, superficial fascia, muscles, associated fascia, and parietal peritoneum. These layers also consist of more complicated sub-layers.
Thanks to the development of ultrasonography doctors are now capable of deciding whether an abnormality is in the abdominal wall or inside the abdominal cavity.
Thanks to the SIFULTRAS-5.42 plastic surgeon now can have the benefits of both probes the Linear and Convex.
To decide carefully whether a discomfort is coming from the abdominal wall or the inside.
Ultrasound scanning is a painless, noninvasive and affordable alternative to assess the changes in the thickness of the abdominal skin, muscles and fascias.
Many illnesses can compromise the abdominal wall and demands high-resolution examination of suspicious fluid and masses.
In a case of a defect in any part of the abdominal wall, a Plastic surgeon then might need to intervene to reconstruct.