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Surgical suture

Summary Information: Surgical suture

Surgical suture: A surgical suture is a strand of natural or synthetic material used to bring together the edges of a surgical incision or wound. Sutures may be absorbable or nonabsorbable and may be coated with materials that make them pass more easily through body tissues.

Diseases Related To Medical Device: Surgical suture

These diseases are related to the medical device Surgical suture:

  • Closing a surgical incision
  • Closing a wound

Types Of Surgical suture

These devices are types of the medical device Surgical suture:

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