ETHILON™ Nylon Sutures Black 150cm 1 CT-1 36mm – Box/12

ETHILON™ Nylon Sutures Black 150cm 1 CT-1 36mm – Box/12


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Code: JJW743

Supplier Part: W743

Unit: BOX 12

ETHILON™ Suture is nonabsorbable, sterile surgical monofilament suture composed of the long-chain aliphatic polymers Nylon 6 and Nylon 6,6. ETHILON Suture is dyed black to enhance visibility in tissue. ETHILON Suture is 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 about of approximately 10 – 15% per year
  • Frequent uses: skin closure, retention, plastic surgery, ophthalmology and microsurgery


  • Needle Length: 36mm
  • Length: 150cm loop
  • Colour: black
  • Gauge: 1/4
  • UOM: box/12
  • Image is sample of product
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