Glo-Stitch™

Monofilament Fluorescent Green Polypropylene Non-Absorbable Suture

DESCRIPTION

Glo-Stitch™ is a monofilament polypropylene non-absorbable, sterile surgical suture, composed of a strand of polypropylene, a synthetic linear Polyolefin. Polypropylene sutures are dyed fluorescent green.

CHARACTERISTICS

Glo-Stitch™ 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

Green

PACKAGING

Glo-Stitch™ is available in various USP sizes.

Glo-Stitch™ is supplied in a wide range of lengths affixed to a diverse assortment of needle types in one dozen boxes. Three dozen suture boxes available on customer request.

FOR VETERINARY USE ONLY