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Ethicon J576G Vicryl™ Micropoint Reverse Cutting Spatula Sutures, 1/2 Circle - 12 per Box *DISCONTINUED*

By Ethicon | Mfr#: J576G | Tiger#: TM91698
Vicryl™ Micropoint Reverse Cutting Spatula Sutures, 1/2 Circle ETHJ576G-

Highlights

  • Coated Vicryl (Polyglactin 910)
  • Absorable and Sterile Synthetic Suture
  • Made from 90% Glycolide and 10% L-Lactide
  • Thin & Flat Profile
  • Violet Braided
  • Comes with various needle, suture sizes, and lengths
List Price: $719.79
$625.97
You Save: $93.82 - 13%
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Ships Out Within: Discontinued
Tiger Medical no longer carries this item

Overview for Ethicon J576G Vicryl™ Micropoint Reverse Cutting Spatula Sutures, 1/2 Circle - 12 per Box

The Ethicon Vicryl™ Micropoint Reverse Cutting Spatula Sutures, 1/2 Circle are synthetic surgical sutures designed to hold body tissues and/or wounds together after an injury or surgery.

Harmless Body Absorption. Made to be sterile and absorbable, the Vicryl™ Micropoint Sutures can be dissolved and taken in by the patient's body over a sufficient time which promotes healing. It has an absorption rate between 56 to 70 days and has a Breaking Strength Retention (BSR) of 75% at 2 weeks, 50% at 3 weeks and 25% at 4 weeks. Depending on what the user chooses, this Suture requires either TG160-6 or TG160-8 with a Spatula Reverse Cutting Point Type.

Great Choice to have. Composed of Copolymer, the Vicryl™ Sutures are made of 90% Glycolide and 10% L-Lactide. The Sutures is Coated Vicryl (Polyglactin 910) that are braided with a violet color, is double-armed (has needles at each end), and has a thin & flat profile. Depending on the Size, the Sutures have different suggested usage indication. The Size 7-0 is a great choice for small vessel repair or grafting and fine suturing on the hand/nailbed and face while the Size 8-0 is specially designed for ophthalmic anterior segment surgery and microsurgical surgery.

Available Options

The Ethicon Vicryl™ Micropoint Reverse Cutting Spatula Sutures, 1/2 Circle comes with various needles, suture sizes, and lengths:

  • TG160-6 Needle, Size 8-0, 12" (J975G)
  • TG160-8 Needle, Size 7-0, 18" (J576G)
  • TG160-8 Needle, Size 8-0, 8" (J574G)
  • TG160-8 Needle, Size 7-0, 12" (J575G)
Needle Specification
Point TypeNeedle NameColorCurvature FractionLength

Spatula Reverse Cutting

 

TG160-6

Silver1/2 Circle

5.5mm


 

 

TG160-8