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J Gynecol Surg. 1990 Spring;6(1):3-10.

An appraisal of barrier agents in the reduction of adhesion formation following surgery.

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Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut.

Abstract

Reduction of pelvic adhesion formation and reformation represents a major challenge for the reproductive pelvic surgeon. Recently developed barrier methods appear promising, offering the advantage of nonsystemic therapy. Presented is a review of the literature and appraisal of the evolution of barrier agents. The current state-of-the-art barrier agent Interceed (TC-7) is discussed.

PMID:
10149754
DOI:
10.1089/gyn.1990.6.3
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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