5-0 PTFE 18" C-3 Needle | 823B


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  • Suture Type: Non-Absorbable
  • Suture Material: Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE)
  • Suture Size: 5-0 (metric size 1)
  • Suture Length: 18 inches (45 cm)
  • Needle Type: C-3, precision reverse cutting
  • Needle Length: 13 mm
  • Quantity per Box: 12 sutures

Key Features:

  • Precision Reverse Cutting Needle: The C-3 needle is engineered for precise incision with minimal tissue trauma.
  • PTFE Material: Recognized for its exceptional biocompatibility and inert properties.
  • Smooth Passage: Designed to glide through tissue with minimal resistance due to PTFE's low coefficient of friction.


  • Long-Term Durability: PTFE's non-absorbable nature ensures lasting tissue support.
  • Reduced Tissue Reaction: The inertness of PTFE minimizes the risk of inflammation or infection.
  • Suitable for Sensitive Procedures: Especially recommended for periodontal surgery where tissue reaction must be minimized.

Procedural Uses:

  • Periodontal and Dental Surgery: Ideal for periodontal flap procedures, graft placement, and implant site preparations.
  • Microsurgery: Suitable for delicate surgical applications where precision is critical.
  • Cosmetic Surgery: Can be used for closing incisions where minimal scarring is desired.


The 5-0 PTFE suture with a C-3 precision reverse cutting needle, product reference 823B, offers a reliable non-absorbable suturing option for a variety of surgical interventions, particularly in dental and periodontal applications where extended tissue support is necessary.

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