Incert-S is a bioabsorbable, chemically modified hyaluronic acid
Incert-S is used to act as a barrier to prevent tissue adhesion and
scarring following spinal (also cardiac, pelvic or abdominal) surgery.
Such adhesions can lead to recurrent back pain, and cause difficulty in
re-operations. Adhesion prevention products are designed to minimize
post-operative adhesions, usually by creating a mechanical barrier
between internal tissues and organs. Incert-s has been designed for
spinal operations such as discectomy or laminectomy.
How does it work?
Incert-S is produced through altering the properties of hyaluronic
acid. Thus, it has longer duration in the body than hyaluronic acid
What are the pros and cons?
Many previous adhesion barrier agents have been shown to be
ineffective. There is no enough clinical studies showing that Incert-S
How to apply?
The gel-like substance is applied to the incision site prior to