POLYSYN SUTURE - The extraordinarily smooth low friction proprietary coating reduces tissue drag. These synthetic absorbable sutures ensure closure through the critical wound healing period. They retain approximately 50% of their high initial strength at two weeks and 20% of their strength at three weeks. All sutures are packaged sterile in a peelable outer pouch which permits delivery of the sterile inner pouch card or foil onto a sterile field. Meets ISO 9001 requirements. Package of 12 Suture Code: 493B Needle Size: C3 Needle Description: 13mm 3/8 Circle Suture Size: 5/0 Suture Length: 18\"