5-0 PLAIN GUT 18" PS-3 Needle | 1626G


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Product Specifications:

  • Suture Type: Absorbable
  • Suture Material: Plain Gut
  • Suture Size: 5-0 (very fine gauge, suitable for delicate surgical applications)
  • Suture Length: 18 inches (45 cm)
  • Needle Type: PS-3, cutting edge prime reverse
  • Needle Length: 16 mm
  • Quantity per Box: 12 sutures
  • Color: Yellowish Tan
  • Absorption Rate: Approximately 70 days
  • Directionality: Unidirectional
  • Needle Color: Silver

Key Features:

  • Natural Composition: Crafted from purified collagen derived from sheep intestines, providing a biocompatible wound closure option.
  • Optimal Absorption: Specially treated to be absorbed by the body within approximately 70 days, matching the healing timeline of most soft tissues.
  • Enhanced Surgical Precision: The PS-3 needle with a prime reverse cutting edge ensures sharp and precise penetration, minimizing tissue trauma.
  • Visibility in Surgical Field: The unique yellowish tan color of the suture enhances its visibility against various tissue backgrounds.


  • Tailored for Delicate Procedures: The fine gauge and cutting edge design of the needle make it ideal for ophthalmic, pediatric, and other sensitive surgeries.
  • Smooth Healing Process: Engineered to minimize tissue reaction, promoting a smoother and faster healing process.
  • Reliable Tensile Strength: Initially provides strong wound support, gradually reducing as the wound naturally heals.
  • Efficient and Reliable Supply: Packaged in boxes of 12, ensuring that surgical teams have sufficient quantities for their needs.

Overview: The 5-0 Surgical Gut Suture - Plain, identified as 1626G, with an 18-inch PS-3 needle, combines traditional suture materials with advanced needle technology for superior surgical outcomes. Ideal for procedures that demand precision and gentleness, this suture offers a harmonious balance between natural absorption and surgical performance. Its yellowish tan color and absorbable nature make it a staple in surgeries where aesthetic outcomes and healing efficacy are paramount.

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