Fluorofil®

Monofilament Fluorescent Pink Polypropylene Non-Absorbable Suture

DESCRIPTION

Fluorofil® is a monofilament polypropylene non-absorbable, sterile surgical suture, composed of a strand of polypropylene, a synthetic linear Polyolefin. Polypropylene sutures are dyed fluorescent pink.

CHARACTERISTICS

Fluorofil® polypropylene sutures are fluorescent under ultraviolet light for easy visualization.

Advantages include:

•  Increased visibility of suture at hairline

•  Excellent security with snug and flattened knots

•  Minimal memory and fraying

•  Uniform diameter of the suture

TENSILE STRENGTH

Polypropylene sutures are non-absorbable; no significant change in strength retention is known to occur in vivo.

COLOR

Pink

PACKAGING

Fluorofil® is available in various USP sizes.

Fluorofil® is supplied in a wide range of lengths affixed to a diverse assortment of needle types in one available with needles in one dozen boxes. Three dozen suture boxes available on customer request.

FOR VETERINARY USE ONLY