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Clinical Study

Coating of Mesh Grafts for Prolapse and Urinary Incontinence Repair with Autologous Plasma: Exploration Stage of a Surgical Innovation

Figure 1

The technique of mesh coating with autologous plasma. (a) Vein puncture, 20–40 mL blood is obtained in EDTA-tube before anesthesia. (b) Centrifugation of blood sample in the operation room. (c) Plasma is abstracted and incubated with the mesh in a bowl. (d) The coated mesh is implanted. The rest of plasma is spilled over the implantation site.

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