Ardehali and Bastaninejad randomized 114 septoplasty patients to have either insertion of septal splints or placement of trans-septal horizontal mattress sutures
and antibiotic meshes2.
The laceration wound was repaired with nonabsorbable, interrupted horizontal mattress sutures
Mustarde performed multiple permanent horizontal mattress sutures
to fix the new antihelical fold.
Surgical debridement was performed, with the hawk under general anesthesia as previously described, and the wound was closed with 4-0 nylon horizontal mattress sutures
The incision is closed with one or two buried dissolvable sutures while the skin is approximated with 6-0 gut horizontal mattress sutures
Penrose drain was incorporated in the subcutaneous and skin incision was close by applying interrupted horizontal mattress sutures
using nylon monofilament suture ethilon (Ethicon, UK).
The first line of horizontal mattress sutures
, using 3-0 silk suture, was placed just below the ventral surface of the tongue.
For the medial row in both techniques, horizontal mattress sutures
were created, with both suture limbs passed through the tendon, 15 mm from its lateral edge.
Mitral web I, was implanted to the mitral annulus with interrupted horizontal mattress sutures
Horizontal mattress sutures
are placed in an aorta to ventricle orientation circumferentially through the aortic valve annulus.
In the present case, herniorrhaphy was carried out using horizontal mattress sutures
using polyglactin 910 suture material.
The two stumps were then tied to each other using horizontal mattress sutures
from anterior to posterior using #1 absorbable mattress sutures.