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hemostatic

[¦hē·mə¦stad·ik]
(medicine)
An agent that arrests or checks bleeding, especially by shortening clotting time.
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2 PART 2 Resorbent haemostat - Oxidized regenerated cellulose dimension10cm x 20cm (possible deviation in the dimension +/- 10%)
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