8698P Polypro Sutures - Monofilament, Blue, NP-3, 5/0, 18"
8698P Polypro Sutures - Monofilament, Blue, NP-3, 5/0, 18"

Description:

POLYPRO®

Polypropylene Monofilament Non-Absorbable Suture

DESCRIPTION

Polypro® is a monofilament polypropylene nonabsorbable, sterile surgical suture, composed of a strand of polypropylene, a synthetic linear Polyolefin. Polypropylene sutures are dyed blue.

CHARACTERISTICS

Polypropylene exhibits:

•  Uniform diameter of the suture

•  Maximum flexibility of the strand

•  Excellent security with snug and flattened knots

•  Minimal memory and reduced fraying

•  Consistent knot strength

TENSILE STRENGTH

Polypropylene sutures are nonabsorbable; no significant change in strength retention is known to occur in vivo.

COLOR

Blue

PACKAGING

Polypro® is available in one dozen boxes.