With modern technological innovations, there have been many advancements to sutures, the materials that are used to manufacture such products, and also how they are used in medical procedures today. Here at ProNorth Medical Corporation, we carry sutures and other medical supplies for different specialties, all at the lowest prices in the country. We offer Ethicon Vicryl J499G sutures that are fully absorbable and extremely soft. Vicryl is a synthetic material that is made mostly of polyglycolic acid. It is a trademark of the Ethicon brand, but it has become so prominent that the term has been used to refer to other suture brands that make use of similar polyglycolic acid structures in their products.
The absorption rate ranges from 56-70 days and holds its tensile strength for 2 to 3 weeks after the surgical procedure. These absorbable sutures are great for ophthalmic procedures, bone grafting, and most dental and general surgeries. They are known to be soft, have great knot security and have minimal tissue drag, making it very easy for medical professionals to handle in stressful situations.
Key Ethicon Vicryl J499G Features
- Absorption rate: 56-70 days
- Easy handling
- Great knot security
If you have any questions about Ethicon Vicryl J499G, do not hesitate to contact us today.