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 DeCS Categories

E04 Surgical Procedures, Operative .
E04.987 Wound Closure Techniques .
E04.987.775 Suture Techniques .
E04.987.775.800 Surgical Stapling .
E07 Equipment and Supplies .
E07.858 Surgical Equipment .
E07.858.690 Surgical Fixation Devices .
E07.858.690.820 Sutures .
E07.858.700 Surgical Instruments .
E07.858.700.750 Surgical Staplers .
 
 Terms
 Synonyms & Historicals
Documents
LILACS e MDL
 
Sutures .
Staple, Surgical .
Surgical Staple .
Suture .
Staples, Surgical .
Surgical Staples .
Materials used in closing a surgical or traumatic wound. (From Dorland, 28th ed) .
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Surgical Staplers .
Stapler, Surgical .
Staplers, Surgical .
Surgical Stapler .
Fastening devices composed of steel-tantalum alloys used to close operative wounds, especially of the skin, which minimizes infection by not introducing a foreign body that would connect external and internal regions of the body. (From Segen, Current Med Talk, 1995) .
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543740
 
Surgical Stapling .
Stapling, Surgical .
Staplings, Surgical .
Surgical Staplings .
A technique of closing incisions and wounds, or of joining and connecting tissues, in which staples are used as sutures. .
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