An Appraisal of Barrier Agents in the Reduction of Adhesion Formation Following Surgery

David B. Seifer, Michael P. Diamond, Alan H. Decherney

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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. (J GYNECOL SURG 6:3, 1990)

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3-10
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Gynecologic Surgery
Volume6
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1990

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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