Surgicryl 910, Absorbable
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|Type||Braided and coated multifilament|
|Composition||Polyglactine 910, a copolymer made of 90% glycolide and 10%L-lactide|
|Coating||Poly-glycolide-co-L-lactide and calcium stearate (<1%)|
|Absorption||The hydrolytic action by which the material is broken down results in total absorption between 56 and 70 days. Between 40% and 50% of tensile strength remain after 21 days.|
|Presentation||Box with 12 sutures|
|High tensile strength||
|Breaks down by hydrolysis||
|Hermetically sealed packing||
- General surgery
- Skin closure
- Gastrointestinal surgery
- Plastic surgery
- Ophthalmic surgery
- Cardiovascular surgery
- Being absorbable not to use when an extended wound support is required.
- Caution in patients with delayed wound healing (e.g. compromised immune system).