polyglycolic acid polymer

polyglycolic acid polymer

[‚päl·ē·glī¦käl·ik ¦as·əd ′päl·i·mər]
(medicine)
A synthetic biodegradable polymer material used as dissolvable sutures and tissue engineering scaffolds.
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