Polysorb abosrbable sutures are made of Lactomer glycolide/lactide copolymer, and are coated with a mixture of caprolactone/glycolide copolymer and calcium stearoyl lactylate. Polysorb sutures are colored come in violet and undyed. The colored violet sutures make them more visible.
The Polysorb sutures are braided tightly so that there is less trauma to the tissue. The tight braid allows for first rate knot security. The Polysorb sutures have excellent strength out of the package giving maximum wound support.
The needle on this suture is a premium reverse cutting needle. This needle is a plastic specialty reconstructive surgery reverse cutting needle. It is used for reconstructive surgery procedures that involve muscle, tendons, cartilage, fascia and skin. The needle features a reverse cutting edge for deep tissue cutting and dissection.
Choose from a P-10 or P-13 needle. Select from the drop down above and press add to cart!
- SL5687G: Premium Reverse Cutting, Size 5-0, Undyed, 18", Needle P-13, 3/8 Circle, 12 Sutures per box
- SL1689G: Premium Reverse Cutting, Size 5-0, Undyed, 18", Needle, P-10, 3/8 Circle, 12 Sutures per box
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