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STERILITY. Barrenness; incapacity to produce a child. It is curable and incurable; when of the latter kind, at the time of the marriage, and arising from impotency, it is a good cause for dissolving a marriage. 1 Fodere, Med. Leg. Sec. 254. See Impotency.

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It offers convenient steam and flash sterilization for faster reprocessing and the assurance of absolute sterility.
Companies should also focus on unmet needs for absolute sterility in the production and testing processes, on new formulations for pain-free injections, and on needle-free systems, Glorikian advised.
Bags are manufactured fully sealed with minimum air content and are then gamma irradiated for absolute sterility.