Q-Close Silk

NON-ABSORBABLE SURGICAL SUTURE BLACK BRAIDED SILK

Material composition

Silk (composed of an organic protein called fibroin, which is derived from the domesticated species Bombyx mori of the family Bombycidae).

Structure

Multifilament, braided

Suture type

Natural, Non-absorbable

Coating

Bees Wax

Colour

Black

Gauge sizes available

U.S.P. 5/0 to 1 (Metric 1.0 to 4.0)

Tensile strength retention

Prolonged tensile strength retention.

Mass absorption

While Q-close™ Silk is not absorbed, progressive degradation of the proteinous silk fibres in vivo may result in gradual loss of the tensile strength over a period of time.

Sterilisation method

Ethylene oxide

Indications

Q-close™ Silk is indicated for use in soft tissue approximation and or ligation.

Q-Close Suture Catalogue

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ROI orders / enquiries please contact

+353 1 2907000

+353 1 2907111

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+44 2890 735 588

+44 2890 735 599