Absorbable polyglycolic acid (PGA) suture
Absorbable suture made of PGA
Braided and coated multifilament
Polycaprolactone and calcium stearate (1%)
The hydrolytic action by which the material is broken down results in total absorption in approximately 60 to 90 days. Approximately 50% of tensile strength remain after 21 days.
Box with 12 sutures