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Reader Question: Suture Granuloma? My Suture’s Spitting Out! by Dr. John D. Medical DoctorHealth Maven and I am freaking out! When do these hellish dissolvable stitches dissolve? What in God’s name is a Suture Granuloma? Long term dissolvable sutures used underneath skin closures (you probably have Monocryl, Maxon...
Encircling Suture Delivery System by an encircling suture which includes two separate hollow limbs held together at an articulation by the suture to be delivered. The suture can extend through the hollow limbs, which slide along the suture. The distal ends...
Consumer Information on: Perclose ProGlide Suture-Mediated Closure System (ProGlide SMC) - P960043S080 by FDA The Perclose ProGlide Suture-Mediated Closure (ProGlide SMC) System is designed to deliver a single monofilament2 polypropylene suture to close a femoral artery (a major artery in the thigh
Suture for a Living: Words to Live By by Dr. Aniruddha M. Medical Doctor Suture for a Living: Words to Live By: "'Although we may remember David Cheever as a surgical innovator, his character is more aptly revealed in the following passage from a lecture, delivered...
Grand Rounds is up at Suture for a Living by David W. Patient Expert Check out the latest edition of Grand Rounds at Suture for a Living. This week’s theme: women.
Paucis Verbis card: Sutures by Michelle Lin Medical Doctor Suturing is a common procedure performed in the ED, but we too often forget about the nuances of different suture materials. We get set in our practice patterns. This changed...
Trick of the Trade: Steristrip-suture combo for thin skin lacerations by Michelle Lin Medical Doctor because they often have very thin skin. Sutures can tear through the fragile skin. Tissue adhesives may not adequately close... on it? Trick of the Trade: Use a steristrip-suture combination approach. Apply steristrips to reapproximate...
Suture for a Living: Over Diagnosis of Breast Cancers by Dr. Aniruddha M. Medical Doctor Suture for a Living: Over Diagnosis of Breast Cancers: "Are breast cancers over-diagnosed? If so, how often? Those are the questions looked at by the systematic review of incidence reported data/articles done by Karsten Juhl...
Summary Information for: Perclose ProGlide Suture-Mediated Closure System (ProGlide SMC) by FDA Labeling, Approval Order, and Summary of Safety and Effectiveness for Perclose ProGlide Suture-Mediated Closure System (ProGlide SMC) (P960043S080).
After Life: a skull exhibition from Skull-a-Day by Vanessa R. Patient Expert Noah Scalin, creator of the popular Skull-a-Day blog (where he literally created a skull a day for a year…and beyond), just opened a show of his crafty skulls, called After Life, at the Quirk...

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Introduction ... Craniosynostosis is a condition affecting the skull. When babies are born, they have gaps called sutures betwe ... » Read on
Treatment ... e solution, before closing it. This may be done using stitches (sutures), tissue adhesive, or skin closure strips. These are des ... » Read on