Short-term synthetic absorbable monofilament suture made of glyconate
Monosyn® Quick is an undyed short-term absorbable synthetic monofilament suture made of glyconate for the approximation of soft tissue with a fast healing process.
Monosyn® Quick is recommended for all soft tissue with a fast healing process.
The main advantages of using monofilament
- The monofilament sutures appear to have the lowest infection promoting effects , .
- Compared with braided multifilament sutures, absorbable monofilaments exhibit less tissue drag and cause less tearing because of their smooth surfaces .
Sizes available USP 6/0 (0.7 metric) to USP 1 (4 metric)
- Plastic surgery
- Gynaecology / Obstetrics
- Urology and Paediatrics
- Odontology and ENT
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