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surgical atraumatic suture

 

POLYDIOXANONE MONOFILAMENT
Used in general soft tissue approximation including ophthalmic surgery.Not indicated for cardiovascular and neurological tissue approximation.
Composition:Polydioxanone.
Coating:Coated with polydioxanone polymer.
,Type of absorption:Absorption by hydrolysis complete between 180 and 210 days.Always predicable and reliable.
Tensile strength:High initial strength and strength retention for up to 56 days.
Thread Colour:Violet-undyed
Structure:Monofilament.
Origin:Synthetic
Sizes available:USP9/0 (0.3metric) to USP 2 (5metric)
Sterilization:Ethylene Oxide
POLYGL YCOLIC ACID BRAIDED

Used in general soft tissue approximation including ophthalmic surgery.Not indicated for cardiovascular and neurological tissue approximation.
Composition:Polyglycolic acid
Coating:Coated with magnesium stearate
,Type of absorption:Absorption by hydrolysis complete between56&70days.Always predicable and reliable.
Tensile strength:High initial strength and strength retention for up to 28days.
Thread Colour:Violet
Structure:Braided
Origin:Synthetic
Sizes available:USP10/0 (0.2metric) to USP 2 (5metric)
Sterilization:Ethylene Oxide


CHROMIC CATGUT
,Used in general closure,ophthalmology,urology,urology,orthopedics,bowel,anastomosis,ligation,
contra-indicated in cardiovascular and neurological tissue .
,Composition:Natural purified collagen.
Type of absorption:Enzymatic digestion complete from 90days.
,Tensile strength: strength retention for up to 28days.
,Thread Colour:brown&green
,Structure:Monofilament
,Origin:Bovine serosa
,Sizes available:USP6/0 (1metric) to USP 3 (7metric)
,Sterilization:Gamma Radiation
PLAIN CATGUT
Used in general closure,ophthalmology,urology,urology,orthopedics,bowel,anastomosis,ligation,
contra-indicated in cardiovascular and neurological tissue .
Composition:Plain catgut.
Type of absorption:Enzymatic digestion complete from 90days.
Tensile strength: strength retention for at least 21 days.
Thread Colour:straw
Structure:Monofilament
Origin:Bovine serosa
Sizes available:USP6/0 (1metric) to USP 3 (7metric)
Sterilization:Gamma Radiation
SILK BRAIDED
Used in most of the corporal tissues as suture or ligature.Plastic and general surgery.Not used in biliary and urinary tracts or in the presence of infection.
Composition:Natural silk .
Coating:Wax and Silicone.
Thread Colour:Black
Structure:Braided
Origin:Silkworm larval cocoons
Sizes available:USP10/0 (0.2metric) to USP 2 (5metric)
Sterilization:Gamma Radiation
NYLON MONOFILAMENT
,Used in skin suture and plastic surgery.
Composition:polyamide.
Coating:Uncoated.
Thread Colour:Blue dyed&Black dyed.
Structure:Monofilament.
Origin:Synthetic
Sizes available:USP11/0 (0.1metric) to USP 2 (5metric)
Sterilization:Gamma Radiation.
POLYESTER
Used in most of the corporal tissues as suture or ligature.Plastic and general surgery.Not used in biliary and urinary tracts or in the presence of infection.
Composition:Polyester.
Coating:Uncoated.
Thread Colour:Dyed Blue.
Structure:Braided.
Origin:Synthetic.
Sizes available:USP6/0 (0.7metric) to USP 1 (4 metric)
Sterilization:Gamma Radiation
POLYPROPYLENE
Used in skin suture and plastic surgery.
Composition:polypropylene.
Coating:Uncoated.
Thread Colour:Blue.
Structure:Monofilament.
Origin:Synthetic
Sizes available:USP10/0 (0.2metric) to USP 1 (4metric)
Sterilization:Gamma Radiation.
STAINLESS-STEEL
Composition:Stainless-Steel Wire .
Coating:Non-coated.
Thread Colour:Metalic.
Structure:Monofilament.
Origin:Metal.
Sizes available:USP5/0 (1metric) to USP 1 (4metric)
Sterilization:Gamma Radiation.