Needle: Cutting 18mm
Thread: 30" - 75 cm
Thread Color: Black
Usp: 3/0 Met 2
BLACK BRAIDED SILK COATED WITH NATURAL WAX
Very soft, easy to tie
NON ABSORBABLE SURGICAL SUTURE, WAXED SILK BRAID
Silk is obtained by braiding of a variable number of silk strands, depending on the desired thickness, and coated by natural wax.
Black thread :
Dye stuff: black CI 75290 FDA approved for the dying of silk thread, Diameters: from USP 6/0 (0.7 EP) to USP 2 (5 EP),
Lengths: 45 cm, 60 cm, 75 cm, 90 cm, 150 cm (on request) and 250 cm.
Curvatures: 1/2, 3/8 and straight, Points: taper and cutting Lengths: from 9 mm to 65 mm.
Suture with or without needle, single armed.
STERILIZATION/ EXPIRY DATE
Sterilized with ethylene oxide.
Period of validity: 5 years from the date of sterilization.
WASHING & DECONTAMINATION
Single use product.
SOIE / SILK sutures should not be used when prolonged strength is required.
The use of silk suture is contraindicated in patients with known sensitivities or allergies to silk.
Class II b
European and American Pharmacopoeia: conform to the monograph relative to non-absorbable sutures.
Peters Surgical is certified ISO 9001, ISO 13485 and ISO 11135-1, the products are made according to the European
directives 93/42/EEC of the council in June 14 1993 relative to the medical preview.