Gore-Tex CV-6 ePTFE nonabsorbable monofilament Suture, PT-8
Part # 6K06A Exp 12/12
Gore-Tex CV-6 ePTFE nonabsorbable monofilament Suture is a unique, microporous, nonabsorbable monofilament made of expanded polytetrafluoroethylene (ePTFE), the same proven material used in other Gore Medical Products. This unique material offers the benefits of both monofilament and multifilament sutures with the excellent material properties of PTFE.
Benefits of Gore-Tex CV-6 ePTFE nonabsorbable monofilament Suture:
Soft and supple for excellent handling and minimizing the irritation caused by knots
No out of package memory
Available 1:1 needle to thread ratio to minimize needle hole bleeding at anastomoses
Minimal biological tissue response with cellular ingrowth
Easy to use packaging is industry best
Common applications include but are not limited to:
Anastomosis of vascular grafts for vascular access
Anastomosis of vascular grafts for peripheral vascular disease
Anastomosis of aorto-bifemoral vascular grafts
Chordae Tendineae repair and replacement in Mitral Valve repair
Laparoscopic ventral hernia repair
Open ventral hernia repair
In Perfect sealed condition but past expiration date. Not for human use in the US.
Expiration dates have mostly to do with sterilization and not the integrity of the product. The manufacturers sterilize the products after they are packaged and it lasts so many years. The only products we caution customers about are ones that are absorbable or drug coated.
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