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staple

 [sta´p'l]
a stainless steel wound closure device, usually removed 7 to 10 days after the surgical procedure.
Removing staples. From Lammon et al., 1995.

staple

(stā′pəl)
n.
A basic dietary item, such as flour, rice, or corn.

staple

Surgery A wire-like fastening device composed of steel-based alloys, used to close operative wounds, especially of skin, which minimizes infection by not introducing a foreign body that would connect external and internal body regions. See Surgical closure.

Patient discussion about staple

Q. hemorroid stapling dose any one know about this first hand,or had it done themself? mail me if you have!Thanks Hi, I will have this done on 8/4 . I do need to have some info. about it from someone who has had it done what I need to know before hand!HOW MUCH PAIN, BLEEDING ect. Drs can only tell you so much because they do the surgery but not had it done themself. Please let me know soon, Please!

A. I haven't had it done first hand but I do know from people who have done it that it can hurt in the first few days after and there will be slight bleeding, however that is expected decrease dramatically and make the bleeding eventually stop.

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The aim of the study was to detemine any differ- ences in the healing process / wound complication rate, the type of micro-organism around the suture materi- als, the pain score at removal of suture / staple and the variable cost of the materials.
The staple and suture groups had similar rates of wound infection requiring antibiotics (5% vs.
* A design to reduce the possibility of complications by strengthening the staple line structure and thereby reducing bleeding and the risk of leakage.
Electric and cordless staple guns are also available.
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The Zip is a non-invasive and easy-to-use skin closure device that replaces sutures, staples and glue for surgical incisions and lacerations.
Bleeding from the staple line during and after LSG represents the most frequent complication at a rate of up to 9.3% (mean rate 3.6%).5 Gastric staple line leak is another mortal complication.
Nonetheless, surgical staples are still considered highly efficacious since they are associated with fewer leakage risks (Choy et al., 2011).
The global staple fibers market is geographically segmented into seven key regions namely; North America, Latin America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific (Excluding Japan), Japan and Middle East & Africa.
STEP 2: With your board laying face down on top of wadding and fabric the wrong way round, use the staple gun, starting from the centre and staple fabric fold fabric onto the wooden frame of board - pulling tightly on the fabric.
(2002) investigated the effects of the number of staples and staple spacing on the lateral shear resistance of stapled joints in selected solid wood and wood-based materials.
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