PGA suture

PGA suture

Surgery An absorbable coated synthetic suture used in gynecology, orthopedics, general surgery. See Suture.
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Techsynt will then expand its manufacturing capabilities to include specialty sutures and Lukens new synthetic, absorbable PGA suture, and will market under the brand name Techsynt-Lukens.
A computer-generated randomisation sequence with sealed envelopes randomly assigned women to 3 groups (i) PGA sutures, (ii) SS and (iii) nylon sutures.
of patients Cost per patient Total cost Skin staples 373 R410 R152930 Nylon sutures 366 R96 R35136 PGA sutures 361 R103 R37183