Composition Silk
Construction Braided
Coating Silicon
In vitro retention of strength. Although Silk is classified as a non-absorbable suture, it loses most of its tensile strength in one year
Sterilization Ethylene Oxide
Available in Sizes 6-0, 5-0, 4-0, 3-0, 2-0, 0, 1, 2
Colour Black
  • Coated with silicon to allow easy passage through tissue
  •  Elicits a minimal initial inflammatory reaction in tissues.