Surgical adhesive increases burst pressure and seals leaks in stapled gastrojejunostomy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anastomotic Leak
  • Gastric Bypass
  • Proteins
  • Surgical Stapling

abstract

  • These ex vivo findings suggest that the surgical adhesive BioGlue can reinforce both intact and defective stapled gastrojejunal anastomoses. Additional in vivo study is warranted to determine whether BioGlue can prevent or help seal gastrojejunal leaks.

publication date

  • September 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.soard.2009.11.016

PubMed ID

  • 20176513

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 498

end page

  • 501

volume

  • 6

number

  • 5