chromic catgut


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chro·mic cat·gut

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

chro·mic cat·gut

, chromic gut (krōmik katgŭt)
Catgut suture material impregnated with chromium salts to prolong its tensile strength and retard its absorption.
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Keywords: Facial lacerations, Chromic catgut suture, Cosmetic outcome, Pediatric, Polypropylene suture.
Those who had an uncomplicated median episiotomy or a second-degree perineal tear were randomized to sutures made with the three materials; 66 to chromic catgut, 60 to standard polyglactin 910, and 66 to fast-absorbing polyglactin 910.
Group B (traditional technique) (N-30) = delivery of baby > delivery of placenta and its membrane> injection oxytocin in intravenous trans fusion (10 unit 30 drops/min in 500 ml of 5% dextrose)> traditional surgical intervention either bilateral uterine or internal iliac arteries or cesarean hysterectomy to control intra operative hemorrhage > closure of uterine wound in two layers by chromic catgut no-1 suture > closure of abdomen in layers by chromic catgut no-1 suture.
The two edges of tongue mucosa were apposed and sutured with 2/0 chromic catgut by simple interrupted sutures (Fig.
The vessels were ligated using 2/0 chromic catgut at both the sites of proposed line of incision.
The muscularis and mucosa of oesophagus was sutured individually with 1-0 chromic catgut using simple interrupted sutures.
The oesophagus was sutured with simple interrupted pattern after flushing the area with normal saline by using chromic catgut No.
The oesophageal mucous membrane was sutured using continuous suture pattern and muscularis with lock stitch suture pattern in separate layer with chromic catgut no 1-0.
The mucus membrane was sutured with chromic catgut 0/2 using simple interrupted suture pattern.