United Kingdom (Great Britain)
A 55-year-old female asked:
I'm having laparoscopic cholecystectomy to remove gallbladder. will the wounds be stitched with staples or glued ?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Dissolveable sutures: Most laparoscopic surgeons will close the small incisions with buried absorbable sutures which do not require removal and will dissolve away on their own.
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Last updated Aug 11, 2014
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