volume 9, issue 4, P119-131 1975
DOI: 10.1002/jbm.820090416
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Abstract: The objective of this study was to develop a biodegradable material for use in reconstructive surgery of the bladder to serve a temporary function until normal regrowth of the host's tissue is completed. The biodegradable material can serve as a base over which the new bladder can regenerate. At the conclusion of the regrowth of the new tissue, the temporary material could be consumed by the body and therefore not have to be removed. Material evaluation showed that 70% acetic anhydride treated bovine pericardi…

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