TITLE

polyglycolic acid

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1725
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "polyglycolic acid" is presented. It is a polymer of glycolic acid anhydride units. It is used in the manufacturing of surgical sutures, clips, and mesh.
ACCESSION #
21241526

 

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