CodeUSPNeedleStitch
71-07432/026mm75cm

Absorbable Suture PDO with reverse cutting needle 1/2 circle


Type:
Monoclonal
Composition:
Polydioxanone and polyester poly (p-dioxanone) polymer.
Overlap:
None
Tissue Reaction:
Moderate
Absorption:
The hydrolytic activity from which the material breaks down results in total absorption in about 180 to 210 days. About 50% of the tensile strength remains after 42 days.
Tensile strength
Post implantationApproximate % original strength remaining
28 days70%
42 days50%
56 days20%
Colour:
Violet
Range:
USP 6/0 – 3&4
Indications:
Luxcryl PDO sutures are intended for use in general soft tissue closure. Especially in general surgery, gastrointestinal surgery, ophthalmic surgery, orthopedics, abdominal wall closure, gynecological, plastic surgery, urological.