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  • n. A biodegradable plastic made by the polymerization of p-dioxanone; it is used in medical applications such as sutures

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Examples

  • Attaching cartilage to polydioxanone plates facilitates corrective surgery on nasal septum

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  • Attaching cartilage to plates made of the resorbable material polydioxanone appears to facilitate co ...

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  • Posted on: Tuesday, 19 January 2010, 11: 59 EST Attaching cartilage to plates made of the resorbable material polydioxanone appears to facilitate corrective surgery on the nasal

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  • Ph. D., of the Academic Medical Center of the University of Amsterdam, report on the use of resorbable polydioxanone plates during septoplasty.

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  • "To date, we have encountered no short - or long-term complications as a consequence of the use of polydioxanone plate," they conclude.

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  • Attaching cartilage to plates made of the resorbable material polydioxanone appears to facilitate corrective surgery on the nasal septum, the thin cartilage separating the two airways, according to a report in the January/February issue of Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery.

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  • Cartilage is removed from the septum and sutured to a polydioxanone plate cut to the same size.

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  • "The use of polydioxanone plate during septal surgery facilitates external septoplasty, corrects several combined nasal deformities such as post-traumatic and iatrogenic [medically induced] irregularities and avoids postoperative saddle nose deformity, without risk to the patient."

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  • "The use of resorbable polydioxanone plate facilitates this surgical technique."

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  • Attaching cartilage to plates made of the resorbable material polydioxanone appears to facilitate corrective surgery on the nasal septum, the thin cartilage separating the two airways, according to a report in the January/February issue of Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, one of the JAMA/Archives journals.

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