SUTURES / ABSORBABLE / ABSORBABLE PGA(VICRYL) FAST ABSORBING & UNDYED 18" C-31 NEEDLE
Absorbable PGA(Vicryl) Fast Absorbing & Undyed 18" C-31 Needle
Absorbable PGA(Vicryl) Fast Absorbing & Undyed 18" C-31 Needle, Size 3-0 Excellent tensile strength throughout the critical wound healing period. Excellent knot security Excellent handling (doesn’t curl or get tangled). Very predictable absorption profile Retains 50% of the original tensile strength at 6 – 9 days after placement (depending on suture size, the bigger the suture, the longer they last). Loses all tensile strength after approx. 14 days and is completely dissolved after about 42 days. Minimal inflammation in tissue.