Control of intraoperative hemorrhage in gynecology with the use of fibrin glue.

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Fibrin glue, a biodegradable tissue adhesive, is a valuable topical hemostatic agent and an effective tissue sealant. We describe the use of fibrin glue in controlling life-threatening hemorrhage in three gynecology patients. Simultaneous injection of equal amounts of cryoprecipitate and bovine thrombin at bleeding sites results in formation of the glue… (More)

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@article{Malviya1989ControlOI, title={Control of intraoperative hemorrhage in gynecology with the use of fibrin glue.}, author={Vatsala Malviya and Gunter Deppe}, journal={Obstetrics and gynecology}, year={1989}, volume={73 2}, pages={284-6} }