MERICRON XLTM polyester suture is a non absorbable synthetic braided suture made of poly (ethyleneterephthalate). Its high quality material combined with precise braiding mechanism nearly eliminates the occurrence of post - operative suture fragments in the tissue.
Mericron XL PTM sutures come with specialized Oval Shaped pledgets to minimize the tissue trauma.
Less resistance to knot sliding
Smoother suture surface
- Cardiac Valve Repair and Replacement
- Sternum Closure
|Colour||Green / White|
|Sizes||USP 6-0, 5-0, 4-0, 3-0, 2-0, 0, 1, 2 and 5|
|Suture Lengths (cm)||45, 75, 76, 90 and 100|
|Needle Dimensions & Profiles||A variety ranging from 8 mm to 55 mm with round body, reverse cutting, tapercut and spatulated profiles and tapercut profiles|
|Pledget Shape & size (for pledgeted codes)||Oval; 6mm x 3mm x 1.5 mm and 3 mm x 3mm x 1.5|