Powerful and versatile multifilament thread composed of an organic protein called fibroin. Gradual dissolution in vivo weakens the thread over time, which helps with removal and healing. Threads are coated for easy operability, and knotted for convenience.
Includes ultra sharp needle point. Foil packed and sterilized with ethylene oxide gas. Three year shelf life. Conforms to the most stringent Medical Devices ISO 13485 standard.
Characteristics of UNIFY® Silk Sutures:
- Mild tissue reactivity
- Precise knot placement
- Braided and coated for smooth flower through tissue while maintaining optimal knot security
- Ultra sharp needle point for atraumatic tissue penetration
- Needle coated with silicone for smooth tissue passage
- Thread type: Braided
- Color: Black
- Strength duration: 1 Year
- Absorb duration: N/A