3-0 CHROMIC GUT 27" C-6 Needle | 560B


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Product Specifications:

  • Suture Type: Absorbable
  • Suture Material: Chromic Gut
  • Suture Size: 3-0 (metric size 2.0)
  • Suture Length: 27 inches (70 cm)
  • Needle Type: C-6, reverse cutting
  • Needle Length: 19 mm
  • Quantity per Box: 12 sutures
  • Wound Support: 2 Weeks
  • Color: Brown (due to chromic processing)

Key Features:

  • Chromic Coating: Provides moderate tissue reaction and ensures gradual absorption by the body.
  • Reverse Cutting Needle: C-6 needle designed for optimal penetration and minimized tissue trauma.
  • Predictable Performance: Offers consistent handling and knot security for reliable wound approximation.


  • Controlled Absorption: Chromic gut sutures offer a predictable absorption time, typically around 90 days, but provide initial wound support for up to 2 weeks.
  • Enhanced Durability: Chromic gut sutures are treated to resist body enzymes and remain intact longer than plain gut sutures.
  • Versatility: Appropriate for a variety of soft tissue approximation and ligation, especially in subcutaneous tissues.

The 3-0 Chromic Gut suture with a 27-inch length and a C-6 needle, coded as 560B, is designed for procedures that require rapid but reliable tissue support. Its reverse cutting needle and chromic coating make it suitable for a variety of surgical applications where absorbable sutures are indicated, providing the essential balance between durability and absorption.

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