Surgery A nonabsorbable polyester braided/coated suture for skin closure and cardiovascular and arterial surgery. See Suture.
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The skin and the subcutaneous tissues were properly closed with a simple-interrupted suture of a 4/0 nonabsorbable filament (Synthofil).