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Surgical Suture Threads: Materials, Absorbability and its Sizes

  Suture Thread Materials Surgical sutures are made from numerous and various stuffs like biological materials such as catgut suture and silk. They are also manufactured with the aid of synthetic components, which include absorbables such as polyglycolic acid, polylactic acid, and polydioxanone as well as the non-absorbable nylon and polypropylene. In Order to reduce [...]

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Full Blog Posted: September 13, 2013

Dissolvable Sutures – Explained

Dissolvable suture as the name suggests dissolves within the body and thus the patient doesn’t have to visit the hospital again to remove the suture.

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Full Blog Posted: August 31, 2013

What is a Continuous Suture?

A continuous or uninterrupted suture is defined as a kind of suture that is made with a single strand of suture material. Continuous sutures are one with a series of stitches but they are not individually knotted. They are typically used when the wound is in the visible region of the body and thus the [...]

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Full Blog Posted: August 20, 2013

What are Absorbable Sutures and its Types

Absorbable sutures are absorbable in nature. It gets broken down within the tissues and absorbed to the body after a period of time, may be ten days to eight weeks. And hence it is mainly used in the internal tissues of the body.

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Full Blog Posted: August 16, 2013

Types of Sutures

Explaining Types of sutures, suturing materials, characteristics of ideal sutures, factors to determine suture selection

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Full Blog Posted: August 8, 2013

We are participating in the Medexpo Exhibition @ Tanzania in June 13.

It is pleasure to announce that we are participating in the Medexpo Exhibition @ Tanzania in June’13. This International Trade Exhibition is the largest trade event held annually in Tanzania, concurrently held with East Africa Trade Exhibition (EAITE). The 17th MEDEXPO 2013 – International Trade Expo on Hospital supplies, Medical Equipment , Dental & Optical [...]

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Full Blog Posted: May 16, 2013

HINGLACT – Polyglactin 910 Surgical Suture U.S.P.

HINGLACT synthetic absorbable polyglactin 910 sutures are available in braided, coated eyeless needled varieties.

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Full Blog Posted: April 17, 2013

HILON – Monofilament Polyamide Surgical suture U.S.P.

HILON is a non-absorbable, sterile surgical suture composed of the long chain aliphatic polymers Nylon 6 and Nylon 6.6. HILON Nylon sutures are available in either black or blue, dyed with FDA listed dye(s).

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Full Blog Posted: April 17, 2013

HINSURG- Monofilament Polypropylene Surgical Suture U.S.P.

HINSURG is a synthetic monofilament non-absorbable surgical suture made of polyproylene. The suture is pigmented blue to enhance visibility.

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Full Blog Posted: April 17, 2013

HINCRYL- Synthetic Absorbable Surgical Suture U.S.P.

HINCRYL- Synthetic Absorbable Surgical Suture U.S.P. Synthetic Absorbable Polyglycolic Acid (PGA) sutures are available as coated braided, needled sutures.

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Full Blog Posted: April 17, 2013