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Suture, Size 3-0, 36 in. Length, Chromic Gut, 1/2 Circle, 37 mm Needle Length, GS-21 Needle, Taper Point Needle Point, Absorbable, Sterile, Variable Absorption Rate, Purity of Collagen for Optimal Tensile Strength
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Chromic gut absorbable sterile surgical sutures are composed of purified connective tissue (mostly collagen) derived from the serosal layer of beef (bovine) intestines. They are packaged in a solution of 89% isopropanol, 10% water and 1% triethanolmaine. Chromic gut sutures are treated with chromic salt solution. Chromic gut sutures are indicated for use in general soft tissue approximation and/or ligation, including use in ophthalmic surgery, but not in cardiovascular or neurological surgery.
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Needle Type GS-21
Needle Point Type Taper Point
Material Chromic Gut
Size 3-0
Needle Length 37 mm
Sterility Sterile
Length 36 in.
Absorbability Absorbable
Absorption Rate Variable
Sterilization Method Gamma Irradiation
Needle Curvature 1/2 Circle