Truglyde Violet 3-0, 68cm, 3/8 Circle Rc 24mm

Description

The Truglyde Violet 3-0 suture is a high-quality synthetic absorbable surgical suture designed for a wide range of soft tissue approximation and ligation procedures. Engineered to meet the stringent demands of modern surgical practices, this suture combines superior handling characteristics, dependable tensile strength, and predictable absorption properties.

Features

  1. Material Composition:

    • Polyglactin 910: This suture is made from Polyglactin 910, a copolymer of glycolide and lactide. Polyglactin 910 is renowned for its biocompatibility, ensuring minimal tissue reaction and consistent absorption.
    • Violet Coloration: The suture is dyed violet to enhance visibility during surgery, facilitating easier identification and manipulation by the surgeon.
  2. Size and Dimensions:

    • Gauge: 3-0, suitable for medium to fine tissue approximation, providing a balance between strength and minimal tissue trauma.
    • Length: 68 cm, offering ample length for various surgical applications without requiring frequent suture changes.
    • Needle Specifications: Equipped with a 3/8 circle reverse cutting (Rc) needle measuring 24 mm. The reverse cutting needle is designed to minimize tissue cut-through and ensure precise wound closure.
  3. Absorption Profile:

    • Absorbable Nature: Truglyde Violet sutures are absorbable, gradually losing tensile strength and being completely absorbed by the body through hydrolysis.
    • Absorption Timeline: The suture retains approximately 50% of its tensile strength at two weeks and is fully absorbed by 56-70 days, eliminating the need for suture removal and enhancing patient comfort.
  4. Handling and Knot Security:

    • Superior Handling: The suture exhibits smooth tissue passage, minimal drag, and excellent knot-tying properties, facilitating ease of use and reducing surgical time.
    • Secure Knotting: Ensures knots remain securely tied during the critical healing period, preventing wound dehiscence and promoting optimal healing.

Applications

Truglyde Violet 3-0 sutures are highly versatile and suitable for a wide range of surgical procedures, including but not limited to:

  • General Surgery: Effective for soft tissue approximation and ligation.
  • Gynecological Procedures: Suitable for closing delicate tissues.
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: Ideal for fine tissue work where minimal scarring is desired.
  • Ophthalmic Surgery: Appropriate for delicate eye tissues due to its fine gauge.
  • Pediatric Surgery: Well-suited for pediatric patients given its absorbable nature and minimal tissue reaction.
  • Internal Tissues: Beneficial in internal tissues where enhanced visibility is advantageous.
  • Orthopedic Surgery: Suitable for repairing tendons and ligaments where additional strength is required.

Packaging and Sterilization

  • Sterile Packaging: Each suture is individually packaged to ensure sterility until the point of use.
  • Convenient Access: The packaging is designed for easy opening, allowing for quick and efficient access during surgical procedures.
  • Shelf Life: Maintains integrity and sterility over an extended period when stored under recommended conditions.
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The Truglyde Violet 3-0 suture is a high-quality synthetic absorbable surgical suture designed for a wide range of soft tissue... Read more

SKU: 2F68CX24

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Description

The Truglyde Violet 3-0 suture is a high-quality synthetic absorbable surgical suture designed for a wide range of soft tissue approximation and ligation procedures. Engineered to meet the stringent demands of modern surgical practices, this suture combines superior handling characteristics, dependable tensile strength, and predictable absorption properties.

Features

  1. Material Composition:

    • Polyglactin 910: This suture is made from Polyglactin 910, a copolymer of glycolide and lactide. Polyglactin 910 is renowned for its biocompatibility, ensuring minimal tissue reaction and consistent absorption.
    • Violet Coloration: The suture is dyed violet to enhance visibility during surgery, facilitating easier identification and manipulation by the surgeon.
  2. Size and Dimensions:

    • Gauge: 3-0, suitable for medium to fine tissue approximation, providing a balance between strength and minimal tissue trauma.
    • Length: 68 cm, offering ample length for various surgical applications without requiring frequent suture changes.
    • Needle Specifications: Equipped with a 3/8 circle reverse cutting (Rc) needle measuring 24 mm. The reverse cutting needle is designed to minimize tissue cut-through and ensure precise wound closure.
  3. Absorption Profile:

    • Absorbable Nature: Truglyde Violet sutures are absorbable, gradually losing tensile strength and being completely absorbed by the body through hydrolysis.
    • Absorption Timeline: The suture retains approximately 50% of its tensile strength at two weeks and is fully absorbed by 56-70 days, eliminating the need for suture removal and enhancing patient comfort.
  4. Handling and Knot Security:

    • Superior Handling: The suture exhibits smooth tissue passage, minimal drag, and excellent knot-tying properties, facilitating ease of use and reducing surgical time.
    • Secure Knotting: Ensures knots remain securely tied during the critical healing period, preventing wound dehiscence and promoting optimal healing.

Applications

Truglyde Violet 3-0 sutures are highly versatile and suitable for a wide range of surgical procedures, including but not limited to:

  • General Surgery: Effective for soft tissue approximation and ligation.
  • Gynecological Procedures: Suitable for closing delicate tissues.
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: Ideal for fine tissue work where minimal scarring is desired.
  • Ophthalmic Surgery: Appropriate for delicate eye tissues due to its fine gauge.
  • Pediatric Surgery: Well-suited for pediatric patients given its absorbable nature and minimal tissue reaction.
  • Internal Tissues: Beneficial in internal tissues where enhanced visibility is advantageous.
  • Orthopedic Surgery: Suitable for repairing tendons and ligaments where additional strength is required.

Packaging and Sterilization

  • Sterile Packaging: Each suture is individually packaged to ensure sterility until the point of use.
  • Convenient Access: The packaging is designed for easy opening, allowing for quick and efficient access during surgical procedures.
  • Shelf Life: Maintains integrity and sterility over an extended period when stored under recommended conditions.

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