Gossypiboma

Known as: Textiloma, Surgical Sponge, Retained, Gossypibomas 
Accidentally retained SURGICAL SPONGES after surgery.
National Institutes of Health

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2010
2010
Surgical mop retained in the abdominal cavity following surgery is a serious but avoidable complication. The condition may… (More)
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2009
2009
Inadvertent retention of a foreign body in the abdomen often require another surgery to recover the material. This increases… (More)
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2007
2007
Gossypiboma is composed of non-absorbable surgical material with a cotton matrix. Gossypiboma is usually under-reported and is a… (More)
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2007
2007
Intra-abdominal retained surgical sponge is an uncommon surgical error. Herein, we report a 92-year-old woman who was brought to… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVE The purpose of our study was to describe the MRI features of gossypiboma and correlate the MRI findings with the… (More)
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2004
2004
CONTEXT Resorbable substances used to achieve hemostasis during neurosurgical procedures comprise 3 principal classes based on… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND The term "gossypiboma" denotes a mass of cotton that is retained in the body following surgery. Gossypiboma is a… (More)
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1997
1997
The plain-film, ultrasonography and computed tomography findings of retained surgical sponges (gossypibomas) are described in… (More)
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1996
1996
Intra-abdominal cysts may rise from a variety of organs. However, foreign-body reaction and cyst formation should be considered… (More)
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1978
1978
Commonly used surgical sponges and appliances all have standardized, readily recognized opaque markers visible on radiographs… (More)
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