Ethilon Black 1 CTX 100cm - Box/12

Ethilon Black 1 CTX 100cm - Box/12


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Code: 10014542

Old Code: JJ4985G

Supplier Part: 4985G

Unit: BOX 12

The old code for this product is: JJ4985G

Ethilon Sutures are nonabsorbable, sterile surgical monofilament suture composed of the long-chain aliphatic polymers Nylon 6 and Nylon 6,6. Ethilon Sutures are dyed black to enhance visibility in tissue. Ethilon Sutures are indicated for use in general soft tissue approximation and/or ligation.


  • ½ circle taper point
  • Physical material: polyamide polymer and nylon 6
  • Construction: monofilament
  • Non-absorbable
  • Tensile strength (wound support): long term wound support
  • Tensile strength retention in tissue: non-absorbable, but loses about 10 – 15% strength per year
  • Absorption time: degrades at a rate of about of approximately 10 – 15% per year
  • Frequent uses: skin closure, retention, plastic surgery, ophthalmology and microsurgery


  • Needle Length: 48mm
  • Length: 100cm
  • Colour: black
  • Gauge: 1 4
  • UOM: box/12
  • Image is sample of product
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