5-0 Chromic Gut 18" P-3 Needle | 687G


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  • Suture Type: Absorbable
  • Suture Material: Chromic Gut
  • Suture Size: 5-0 (1.5 metric)
  • Suture Length: 18 inches (45 cm)
  • Needle Type: P-3, premium reverse cutting
  • Needle Length: 13 mm
  • Quantity per Box: 12 sutures
  • Color: Natural brown, undyed
  • Absorption Rate: Approximately 90 days
  • Special: MULTIPASS® Needles

Key Features:

  • Quality Material: Constructed from purified connective tissues, providing natural and reliable wound support.
  • Visibility: The suture’s natural brown color enhances visibility against the tissue during surgery.
  • Enhanced Durability: Designed to resist absorption, making it suitable for procedures that demand prolonged tissue support.
  • Precision Needle: The P-3 needle is crafted for precision, allowing for smooth tissue penetration and reduced trauma.


  • Trusted Brand: Ethicon's reputation for quality assures confidence in every stitch.
  • Effective Wound Closure: Offers strong and dependable wound closure, aligning with healing phases for optimal recovery.
  • Surgeon Handling: Known for its ease of handling, the suture material allows for secure knotting and efficient use in the operating room.
  • Patient Comfort: Minimizes tissue reaction, promoting comfort and healing.

Description: With Ethicon's 5-0 Chromic Gut Suture featuring an 18-inch P-3 Needle, surgeons can expect a harmonious blend of traditional reliability and modern surgical innovation. This suture, coded 687G, is undyed to preserve the natural approach preferred in surgeries where appearance matters. Its absorption rate is meticulously calibrated to the body's healing process, and the specialized P-3 needle ensures a precise and careful approach to tissue closure. For surgeons who value quality and patient outcomes, this suture represents the pinnacle of wound closure solutions.

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