BioGlue® Applications and Additional Information


Approved indications of use vary from country to country.  Please check your local language specific Instructions for Use.

 INTL 1. BioGlue® Surgical Adhesive Syringe IFU L6313.009 
 INTL 2. BioGlue® Surgical Adhesive Syringe IFU L7063.001 (chinese language)
 INTL 3. BioGlue® Surgical Adhesive Reusable Syringe Delivery Device IFU L6369.002

In cardiovascular surgery

  • Aortic dissection repair
  • Aortic valve replacement
  • Aortic aneurysm repair
  • Ventricular assist device
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
  • Carotid endarterectomy
  • Peripheral bypass/AV access

In neurological surgery

  • Sealing the cranial duratomy
  • Sealing the spinal duratomy
  • Sealing repairs following transsphenoidal surgery

In general surgery

  • Gastrointestinal repair
  • Colorectal repair
  • Esophageal repair
  • Pancreatic repair
  • Splenic repair
  • Hepatic repair
  • Hernia mesh fixation


A prospective, randomized, controlled trial of the effectiveness of BioGlue in treating alveolar air leaks
Patrick Tansley, Faisal Al-Mulhim, Eric Lim, George Ladas and Peter Goldstraw
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2006;132:105-112

BioGlue is not approved for commercial distribution in the Peoples Republic of China.
BioGlue is approved only for aortic dissection indications in Japan
BioGlue is indicated in the USA as an adjunct to standard methods of achieving hemostasis in adult patients in open surgical repair of large vessels (such as aorta, femoral, and carotid arteries.