Length 75cm. Needle: 5/8 circle Conventional cutting – 26mm.
Braided for easy handling and secure knot tying.
Coated with wax to give “hand” to the suture. Does not become limp or brittle.
Natural – produced cocoons of the silk worm.
Non-absorbable – provides prolonged tensile strength retention in tissue for up to 3 months.
Sterilised by irradiation.