BBraun Histoacryl Tissue Adhesive 0.5ml (Box of 5)

£46.19

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Description

The tissue adhesive Histoacryl® consists of monomeric n-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate, which polymerises quickly in connection with tissue fluid. Histoacryl® is available in two colours: translucent, special for facial application, and blue, which enables an easy control over the quantity applied in different indications approved.

Advantages

Skin closure

  • Wound closure in one minute
  • Significant less pain than suture materials
  • Effective microbial barrier
  • Storage at room temperature
  • High level of patient and physician satisfaction
  • Save time and costs
  • Only one layer is needed
  • Histoacryl® can be used for closure of endoscopic incisions

 

 

Sclerotherapy

 

  • For bleeding and non-bleeding varices
  • Combined therapy with Histoacryl® and conventional sclerosation therapy is possible
  • Final hemostasis is achieved in >90% of cases
  • Lower rebleeding rate than with band ligation

Mesh fixation

  • Non-invasive method reported to be better tolerated by the patient than traditional fixation methods
  • Stand-alone fixation method in different hernia repair techniques
  • Comparable recurrence rate than with traditional fixation methods
  • Low intra- and postoperative morbidity
  • Reduced risk of post-operative chronic pain compared to traditional fixation methods
  • Decreased surgery time compared to traditional fixation methods
  • Good biocompatibility and in vivo tolerance

Indication

  • Skin Closure: Closure of skin wounds without tension (including clean surgical incisions and incisions from minimally invasive surgery), and simple, thoroughly cleansed, trauma-induced lacerations.
  • Sclerotherapy: Sclerotherapy of large oesophageal or fundal varices.
  • Mesh fixation: Fixation of hernia meshes, especially in inguinal hernia surgery.