Synthetic monofilament barbed suture long term absorption (180-210 days)
Synthetic monofilament barded suture long term absorption.
Violet (D&C Violet n. 2 = C.I. 60725) or undyed.
Sizes and standard needles:
EP from 2 to 5; USP from 3/0 to 2; Darvin Loc is attached to AISI 300 or AISI 400 stainless steel atraumatic needles; “easy-detaching” needle type is also available to allow the detachment of the needle by a simple movement of the needle-holder.
After 28 days from implant between ∼ 70% and ∼ 75% of the tensile strength remains, after 42 days between ∼ 55% and ∼ 60%.
within 180-210 days.
In general surgery, plastic and reconstructive surgery.