Dexon

Dexon

 [dek´son]
trademark for polyglycolic acid, a synthetic suture material that is absorbable and nonirritating.
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'Later, in 1960, Sir Dexon gave the Chenab formula, which suggested that Kashmir should be divided along the line of the River Chenab.
Contract awarded for :Modification of IP video system WALL Brik tunnel for viewing through the system Dexon
The extraction site was fully sutured with fine absorbable 6-0 Dexon in order to prevent a potential hemorrhagic episode.
KKh: speakers bureau of AbbVie/Abbott, Astellas, and GlaxoSmithKline; IL: employee of AbbVie; AS: paid consultant for Janssen, Novartis, speaker for Janssen, Novartis, AbbVie, and Ewopharma; LP has received consultancy/speaker honoraria from AbbVie, Janssen-Cilag, Novartis, Pfizer, Neopharm, and Dexon pharma; TL: speakers bureau / advisory board of AbbVie, Celgene, Eli Lilly, Janssen-Cilag, MSD, Novartis, and Pfizer; KK has served as a principal investigator in clinical studies sponsored by Celgene, Mitsubishi Pharma, Novartis, Merck, Regeneron, AbbVie, and Sandoz; JM: speakers bureau of AbbVie; JP received consultancy fees from AbbVie, Janssen-Cilag, Novartis, Pfizer, and Teva; MB: employee of AbbVie; MH: employee of AbbVie.
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.
Apart from the above groups another set of spontaneous revertant and positive control group (TA98 with DEXON TA100 with sodium azide) was set.
(70) Una revision sistematica en el ambito de cirugia general que incluyo estudios comparando Vicryl versus Dexon y Prolene (Polipropileno), Nylon versus Prolene y Vicryl, Maxon versus Nylon, Dexon versus Prolene y Nylon versus Dexon, analizo y evaluo tambien el tipo de tecnicas aplicadas(sutura continua versus puntos separados) intento dilucidar cual es el mejor metodo de cierre con base en los resultados del metanalisis.
It was used a continuously resolving suture material (vicryl, dexon) on atraumatic needles.
Medications and instruments IV Cannulas, Water purifying tablets, IV fluids --Dextrose Saine, Hartman's solution, Ringer's Lactate, etc., 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.
Dexon suture fibers protrude from the bore of a nylon catheter with an external diameter of 1mm and an internal diameter of 0.6 mm.
Concern about a foreign body probably applies to the use of catgut, which dissolves by proteolysis, rather than to newer synthetic material such as Vicryl or Dexon (polyglycolic acid), which dissolves by hydrolysis.