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 (sī′ə-nō-ăk′rə-lāt′, sī-ăn′ō-)
An adhesive substance with an acrylate base that is used in industry and medicine.
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(Elements & Compounds) a substance with an acrylate base, usually sold in the form of a quick-setting highly adhesive glue
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(ˌsaɪ ə noʊˈæk rəˌleɪt, -lɪt, saɪˌæn oʊ-)
any of several colorless liquid acrylate monomers used as a powerful, fast-acting adhesive.
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Compont[R] medical adhesive (the primary ingredient, n-butyl-cyanoacrylate) was certified by China Food and Drug Administration for human tissue adhesive closure.
We included (1) patients with gastric varices with or without concurrent esophageal varices treated with injection of N-butyl-cyanoacrylate and (2) patients who experienced severe adverse events (SAE) associated with cyanoacrylate injection within 48 hours of the endoscopic procedure.
Keywords: Esophageal varices, Gastric varices, N-butyl-cyanoacrylate, Portal hypertension.
The devices and drugs used included the electronic endoscope GIF-XQ240/260 (Olympus, Tokyo, Japan), 6 multiband ligators (Cook Endoscopy, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA) or 7 multiband ligators (Boston Scientific, Natick, Massachusetts, USA), N-butyl-cyanoacrylate (Beijing Suncon Medical Adhesive, Beijing, China), lauromacrogol (Tianyu Pharmaceutical, China), lipiodol, and injection needle (Olympus NM-200 L-423, Tokyo, Japan).
Endoscopic variceal occlusion with tissue adhesives, such an n-butyl-cyanoacrylate or thrombin is more effective for acute fundai gastric varices in adults.
Using the existing access to the renal collecting system from the nephrostomy catheters, the distal ureters were successfully embolized using a combination of 0.035 and 0.038 pushable coils followed by NBCA (N-butyl-cyanoacrylate) glue (Figure 1).
(2013) analyzed the clinical and histological effects of temporary occlusion of the punctum and nasolacrimal duct of rabbits with n-butyl-cyanoacrylate and 2-octyl-cyanoacrylate.