Surgical Stainless Steel Suture
Surgical stainless steel suture is a nonabsorabable, sterile surgical suture composed of 316L stainless steel. The suture is available as a monofilament and multifilament suture.1
Surgical stainless steel suture is indicated for use in abdominal wound closure, hernia repair, sternal closure and orthopaedic procedures including cerclage and tendon repair.2
- Ethicon Inc, 389065, Wound Closure Manual, 2007, Data on File.
- Ethicon Inc, Surgical Stainless Steel Instructions for Use.