PROLUS Cardiovascular

PROLUS Cardiovascular
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
Distinct 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.