With one of the largest catalogs of medical, surgical and diagnostic supplies available online, Medex Supply can accommodate your facility's needs for Surgical Supplies. Suture & Suturing Kits can be found in our extensive online collection of products from globally recognized and trusted brands, including Ethicon. An excellent option to consider is the PDS II Suture, Precision Point.
Description of the Ethicon PDS II Suture, Precision Point 3/8 Circle, 13mm, 45cm
PDS II (polydioxanone) monofilament synthetic absorbable suture is prepared from the polyester, poly (p-dioxanone). PDS sutures are indicated for use in soft tissue approximation, including use in pediatric cardiovascular tissue where growth is expected to occur and ophthalmic surgery. PDS suture is not indicated in adult cardiovascular tissue, microsurgery and neural tissue. These sutures are particularly useful where the combination of an absorbable suture and extended wound support (up to six weeks) is desirable.