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Ethicon J546G Vicryl™ Micropoint Reverse Cutting Spatula Sutures, 3/8 Circle - 12 per Box *DISCONTINUED*

By Ethicon | Mfr#: J546G | Tiger#: TM91708
Vicryl™ Micropoint Reverse Cutting Spatula Sutures, 3/8 Circle ETHJ546G-

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: $712.94
$625.97
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Overview for Ethicon J546G Vicryl™ Micropoint Reverse Cutting Spatula Sutures, 3/8 Circle - 12 per Box

The Ethicon Vicryl™ Micropoint Reverse Cutting Spatula Sutures, 3/8 Circle are synthetic surgical sutures made to hold body tissues and/or wounds together after an injury or surgery.

Hasten Healing. Made with sterile and absorbable materials, the Vicryl™ Micropoint Sutures can be dissolved and taken in by the patient's body over a time frame which promotes healing of the wound. The Suture 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. It requires a TG140-6 or TG140-8 needle with a Spatula Reverse Cutting Point Type.

Awesome Design. With a Coated Vicryl (Polyglactin 910), the Vicryl™ Micropoint Sutures are composed of Copolymer which is made of 90% Glycolide and 10% L-Lactide. The Sutures are braided with a violet color, are double-armed (has needles at each end), and has a thin & flat profile. It has various sizes for 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 or 9-0 are specially designed for ophthalmic anterior segment surgery and microsurgical surgery.

Available Options

The Ethicon Vicryl™ Micropoint Reverse Cutting Spatula Sutures, 3/8 Circle comes with various needles, suture sizes, and lengths:

  • TG140-6 Needle, Size 8-0, 12" (J974G)
  • TG140-8 Needle, Size 7-0, 12" (J566G)
  • TG140-8 Needle, Size 7-0, 18" (J546G)
  • TG140-8 Needle, Size 8-0, 8" (J547G)
  • TG140-8 Needle, Size 8-0, 12" (J548G)
  • TG140-8 Needle, Size 9-0, 12" (V549G)
Needle Specification
Point TypeNameImageColor

Curvature

Fraction

Length

Spatula Reverse Cutting

 TG140-6

Silver3/8 Circle

6.5mm

TG140-8