BLACK BRAIDED SILK STERILE 10x35 cm SW223
Features : " PERMA-HAND Suture is a nonabsorbable, sterile, surgical suture composed of an organic protein called fibroin. This protein is derived from the domesticated species Bombyx mori (B. mori) of the family Bombycidae. " The sutures are processed to remove the natural waxes and gums, dyed black and coated with a special wax mixture. " PERMA-HAND Suture is also available in its natural color, also available is PERMA-HAND Virgin Silk Suture in which the sericin gum is not removed and serves to hold the filaments together. PERMA-HAND Suture is indicated for use in general soft tissue approximating and/or ligation, including use in cardiovascular, ophthalmic, and neurological procedures. " PERMA-HAND Suture elicits an acute inflammatory reaction in tissue, which is followed by a gradual encapsulation of the suture by fibrous connective tissue.