Surgical sponges prepared from specially treated and purified gelatin solution which is beaten to desired porosity, dried, sectioned, packaged, sealed, and sterilized by dry heat. Pliable, capable of absorbing. Used as a hemostatic device. When implanted in tissues, Gelfoam is completely absorbed within four to six weeks.
Available in: Size 4, Size 12-7, Size 50, Size 100