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Prolus® – Blue Monofilament Polypropylene Suture



Outstanding quality range of non absorbable sutures, the Prolus – Blue Monofilament Polypropylene Suture. The range has excellent high tensile strength. Its knot pull strength exceeds USP limits. Being smooth in texture in its material it offers minimal tissue trauma. This Prolus sutures is used in cardiovascular surgery and is straight packed to minimize memory. This type of suture offers secured knot tying. The product is packed using Tyvek paper for extra security.

Product Details:

Composition Polypropylene
Construction Monofilament
Coating None
In vitro retention of strength Prolus is not subject to any degradation or loss of tensile strength
Tissue Reaction Prolus elicits a minimal inflammatory reaction in the tissue, followed by gradual encapsulation of the suture by fibrous tissue
Absorption Time Non-absorbable
Sterilization 100% Ethylene Oxide
Available in Sizes 8-0, 7-0, 6-0, 5-0, 4-0, 3-0, 2-0, 0, 1
Colour Blue
Shelf Life 5 years
Packaging Box of 12 sutures

Distinctive Features:

  • Extremely high tensile strength
  • Knot pull strength exceeds USP limits
  • Extremely smooth material resulting in minimal tissue trauma
  • Prolus sutures used in cardiovascular surgery are straight packed to minimize memory
  • Allows for secured knot tying
  • Packed using Tyvek paper for extra security