Braided For easy handling and secure knot tying.Coated For smooth tie down and easy passagethrough tissue.Synthetic For minimal tissue reaction.Non-absorbable Provides permanent tensile strengthretention in tissue.
Color: Green or white.
7-0 to 6 (USP). Supplied as needled sutures or ligatures.With or without pledgets.Indications: ETHIBOND* sutures are intended for use in general softtissue approximation and/or ligation, including use incardiovascular, ophthalmic and neurosurgicalprocedures.
Typical areas of use include:•Heart valve fixation•Ligament and tendon repair•Retraction suturesFull details