Black Braided Silk is a suture of natural origin, multifilament that meets the USP requirements.
It is composed of an organic protein called fibroin.
The high technology used in braided threads ensures high tensile compact strength, which provides longer time to support the tissue.
It is available in black.
It is sterilized by Ethylene Oxide.
The silk is dyed black for increased visibility
Ease of use, admitting twisting and braiding.
It is coated with silicone which limits the absorption and minimizes tissue reaction
Black Braided Silk is indicated in General Surgery, Dental Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Ophthalmic Cuticle Closure, Skin Closure, Closure General, Cardiovascular, Gastroenterology, Gastrointestinal, Gynecology / Obstetrics, Episiotomy, Neurosurgery and Bonding
Being a Non-ABSORBABLE suture, it is not recommended for urological procedures, as it can facilitate the formation of stones around the suture. This is a braided Non ABSORBABLE material characteristic