"Surgical Sponges" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Gauze material used to absorb body fluids during surgery. Referred to as GOSSYPIBOMA if accidentally retained in the body following surgery.
- Surgical Sponges
- Surgical Sponge
- Sponge, Surgical
- Sponges, Surgical
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Surgical Sponges" by people in Profiles.
Moua PK, Nguyen CL, Piotrowski DA, Resch MJ, Tabassum T, Noonan K, Nimunkar AJ. Surgical sponge blood salvage spinning device design and testing. J Med Eng Technol. 2018 Aug; 42(6):426-434.
Arnold PM, Anderson KK, Selim A, Dryer RF, Kenneth Burkus J. Heterotopic ossification following single-level anterior cervical discectomy and fusion: results from the prospective, multicenter, historically controlled trial comparing allograft to an optimized dose of rhBMP-2. J Neurosurg Spine. 2016 Sep; 25(3):292-302.
Hudson DW, Guidry OF, Abernathy JH, Ehrenwerth J. Case 4--2012. Intrathoracic fire during coronary artery bypass graft surgery. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2012 Jun; 26(3):520-1.
Bennett-Guerrero E, Pappas TN, Koltun WA, Fleshman JW, Lin M, Garg J, Mark DB, Marcet JE, Remzi FH, George VV, Newland K, Corey GR. Gentamicin-collagen sponge for infection prophylaxis in colorectal surgery. N Engl J Med. 2010 Sep 09; 363(11):1038-49.
Reed MJ, Bradshaw AD, Shaw M, Sadoun E, Han N, Ferara N, Funk S, Puolakkainen P, Sage EH. Enhanced angiogenesis characteristic of SPARC-null mice disappears with age. J Cell Physiol. 2005 Sep; 204(3):800-7.