Dexon

Dexon

 [dek´son]
trademark for polyglycolic acid, a synthetic suture material that is absorbable and nonirritating.

Dexon

/Dex·on/ (dek´son) trademark for a synthetic suture material, polyglycolic acid, a polymer that is completely absorbable and nonirritating.

Dexon

trademark for a synthetic suture material, polyglycolic acid, a polymer that is completely absorbable and nonirritating.
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Options include Dexon mesh splenorrhaphy, removing devitalized segments of the spleen with the use of the ultrasonic dissector, the suture ladder of Buntain, segmental and splenic arterial ligation with segmental resection, interlocking suture, long straight needles, hemostatic pledgets, and viable omentum as bolsters or packing.
Three kinds of substrate were put in 60 plastic garden pots of 12 cm in diameter, then sterilized with 500x dilution of Dexon powder and sealed as Experiment I for a week.
IV antibiotics, smooth muscle relaxants -- painkillers, IV analgesic, suppositories of voltren, adol etc, stretches, crutches, bandages, antibiotic dressings -- Fucidin gauze, antibiotic ointment -- Fucidin cream, antiseptic solution, surgical suturing materials -- Dexon (absorbable), dressing -- Solcoceril, analgesics anti inflammatory, ORS (oral rehydrating solutions), Benzy Benzoate, Peractamol Syrup -- Calpol / Adol, torches, and skin disease medications.
DBL Distributing, Dexon Digital Storage, and Ingram Micro, as well as several online resellers.
Dexon suture fibers protrude from the bore of a nylon catheter with an external diameter of 1mm and an internal diameter of 0.
TOP SHOW: Alex Walker; TOP PERFORMER: Cardiff success has helped Tyneside's Grace Dexon become the country's leading player at under-12 level
The skin covering the right globe was incised approximately 5 mm in length, and the underlying palpebral conjunctiva was sutured over the skin edge in a continuous simple suture pattern with 9-0 Dexon (Davis & Geck, Montreal, QC, Canada) on both newly formed upper and lower eyelids.
The effect of pesticides, Dexon, Captan and Roundup, on sister-chromatid exchanges in human lymphocytes in vitro.
Suture the edges of the pubocervical fascia and the rectovaginal septum with a purse-string suture using 0-sized Vicryl or Dexon absorbable suture.
122,123) Dexon, a multifilament PGA and Vicyl, a copolymer consisting of 8% PLLA and 92% PGA, have been cited as the most widely used absorbable sutures.
Any bleeding that occurred after pressure had been applied with gauze was controlled by suture ligation (catgut or Dexon 2-0).
NEW YORK, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Dexon Software Inc.