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Suture Types

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Fast Absorbing Surgical Gut
natural Monofilament, fastest absorpation rate , yellow package
Surgical Gut Suture Plain
natural Monofilament, absorable, yellow package
Surgical Gut Suture Chromic
natural Monofilament, absorable , brown package
Vicryl
synthetic braided Monofilament, absorable, 2nd fastest absorbation rate purple package; Multi or Monofilament
Monocryl
synthetic Monofilament, absorable , Pink package
PDS II
synthetic Monofilament, absorable, longest absorption rate silver package
Perma-hand Silk suture
Natural braided, nonabsorable, teal blue package, Multifilament
Cotton suture
Natural braided, nonabsorable, red package; Multifilament
Surgical Stainless Steel
Monofilament, nonabsorable, yellow package
Nurolon Nylon Suture
Synthetic braided multifilament, nonabsorable, geen package
Mersilene
synthetic braided multifilament, nonabsorable, light green package
Ethibond
synthetic braided multifilament, nonabsorable, orange package
Prolene
synthetic monofilament, nonabsorable, blue package
Dermabond topical skin adhesive
synthetic adhesive, nonabsorable
Ethilon nylon suture
synthetic monofilament, nonabsorable, green package