ORION is the brand name of silk sutures manufactured by SRI ORION Sutures.
Made of standard grade silk thread, these black sutures are non absorbable and these coated sutures are notable for their twisted pattern.
These silk sutures are suitable for surgical procedures of eyes, skin, gastro intestinal tract and also for ligature purpose. Known for their mild tissue inflammation, these are prohibited for urinary tract and biliary tract surgeries.
Entire detail of the product range is contained in the catalogue. Sutura® complies with the requirements of the United States Pharmacopoeia for non absorbable surgical suture.
The offered silk sutures are composed of 30% gum and 70% protein based fiber of natural silk. Made by using latest de gumming procedure by eliminating unnecessary gum based content, these sutures have solid structure. The flexibility and strength of their filament remain unaffected for longer period. These are colored with sulphol black having 1 CI 53185 position in color index. Standard grade bee wax is used as their coating material. The manufacturing technique of these sutures is in sync with the United States Pharmacopoeia based specifications.
Indications: These silk sutures can be used for all sorts of surgical procedures.
Needle Length Needle Description Suture Length Suture Size in USP 5-0 (1) 4-0 (1.5) 3-0 (2) 2-0 (3) 12 mm 3/8 Circle Reverse Cutting 76 cm OS 5080 16 mm 3/8 Circle Cutting 76 cm OS 5001 OS 5002 16 mm 3/8 Circle round bodied 76 cm OS 5081 OS 5082 16 mm 1/2 Circle round bodied 76 cm OS 5049 20 mm 1/2 Circle round bodied 76 cm OS 5086 OS 5087 25 mm 1/2 Circle Round Bodied 76 cm OS 5070 25 mm 1/2 Circle Taper Cutting 76 cm OS 5670 26 mm 3/8 Circle Reverse Cutting 76 cm OS 5028 OS 5029