Safil suture

Safil® suture

Surgery An absorbable multi- or monofilament suture thread composed of synthetic polyglycolic acid polymer Indications Soft tissue approximation and/or ligation–eg, in ophthalmic surgery, but not for cardiovascular surgery, microsurgery or neural tissue. See Suture.
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