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Mesh term Polyglactin 910

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A polyester used for absorbable sutures and surgical mesh, especially in ophthalmic surgery. 2-Hydroxy-propanoic acid polymer with polymerized hydroxyacetic acid, which forms 3,6-dimethyl-1,4-dioxane-dione polymer with 1,4-dioxane-2,5-dione copolymer of molecular weight about 80,000 daltons.



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jenkins-FCD Prod-480 9a4deaf152b0b06dd18151814fff2e18f6c05280