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KATSAN Absorbable Sutures

ALCASORB® PGA

Polyglycolic Acid

ALCASORB® sutures are synthetic absorbable sterile surgical sutures which are made of Polyglycolic Acid. The braided structure of the suture is coated. The coating material of the coated suture consists of a mixture of Calcium Stearate and Polycaprolactone. In order to ease of operation ALCASORB® sutures are colored violet or undyed (natural, beige).

ALCASORB® sutures are presented in USP 6/0 - USP 3 gauge sizes in a variety of lengths from 10 cm to 150cm, as non-needled or attached to stainless steel needles of varying types and sizes.

$98.00 GST excl.
Single Box Price | 12 Sutures per Box
A0526Z3T75 ALCASORB® PGA - PGA, USP 3/0, 26mm, 1/2, Cutting Edge, 75cm, Dyed In Stock (10+)
A0528V4T75 ALCASORB® PGA - PGA, USP 3/0, 28mm, 3/8, Reverse Cutting, 75cm, Dyed In Stock (10+)
A0716Z3T75 ALCASORB® PGA - PGA, USP 5/0, 16mm, 1/2, Cutting Edge, 75cm, Dyed In Stock (10+)
A0716V4T75 ALCASORB® PGA - PGA, USP 5/0, 16mm, 3/8, Reverse Cutting, 75cm, Dyed In Stock (10+)
Suture characteristics Absorbable Multifilament Synthetic
Chemical structure 100% Polyglycolic Acid, synthetic, absorbable braided surgical suture
Coating Polycaprolactone & Calcium Sterate
Colour Violet - Undyed
Wound support ~ 30 days
Absorbtion ~ 60-90 days
Tensile Strength 2nd week ~ 70% | 3rd week ~ 40-50% wound support
USP range 6/0 - 3
Sterilization characteristics EO (Ethylene Oxide)
Product characteristics Excellent tensile strength, high knot safety
Packaging In aluminum foil package with needle or without needle
Needle types Taper point, reverse cutting, taper cut, blunt point, diamond, spatula, straight
Suture Length 10 - 150cm

Skin Closure, General Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Wound Closure at Paediatric Surgery, Gynaecology, Ophthalmic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Urology, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Ligation, Oral Surgery, Veterinary

         

  

          

               

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