Manufacturer: SMI A.G.
Braided and coated multifilament Absorbable sterile surgical suture composed of a Copolymer made from 90% Glycolide and 10% L-lactide. Approximately 30 days wound support.
- Braided for easy handling and secure knot tying
- Coated for smooth passage through tissue and easy knot tie down
- Sterile and colour coded in violet
Needle: 19mm 3/8 circle reverse cutting needle
Coating: Poly-glycolide-co-L-lactide and calcium stearate (<1%)
Tissue Reaction: Minimal
Absorption: The hydrolytic action by which the material is broken down results in total absorption between 56 and 70 days. Between 40% and 50% of tensile strength remain after 21 days.
Packing: Each box contains 12 absorbable sutures.