chromic catgut


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chro·mic cat·gut

catgut impregnated with chromium salts to prolong its tensile strength and retard its absorption.

chromic catgut

[krō′mik]
Etymology: Gk, chroma, color; L, catta; AS, guttas
surgical catgut that has been treated with chromium trioxide to strengthen it. It is an absorbable suture.

chro·mic cat·gut

, chromic gut (krōmik katgŭt)
Catgut suture material impregnated with chromium salts to prolong its tensile strength and retard its absorption.

catgut

an absorbable sterile strand derived from the intestinal submucosa of sheep and fixed in formalin, used as a surgical ligature and suture.

chromic catgut
treated with basic chromate salts; the suture does not absorb as much water as ordinary catgut and has a longer life and is stronger than the untreated product.
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Keywords: Facial lacerations, Chromic catgut suture, Cosmetic outcome, Pediatric, Polypropylene suture.
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Paramedian incision: The peritoneum and posterior layer of rectus sheath were closed with Vicryl or Chromic catgut by continuous sutures.
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The abomasal edges were freshened and sutured by double layer of lambert suture pattern using chromic catgut # 1/0.
The mass was resected after ligating the major blood vessels supplying to area using chromic catgut no.
chromic catgut for peritoneum and muscle and skin incision was closed with nylon with simple interrupted suture.
The peritoneum was dissected free from skin bluntly and was sutured in continuous interlocking pattern using chromic catgut # 0.
The subcutaneous tissues was closed in two layers, using number 2-0 chromic catgut placed in simple continuous suture pattern.
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