Surgi Solution offers a wide range of MYCO Medical Reli® Surgical Suture . Below are the key characteristics of the available Suture.

Suture Types General Type of Material Tensile Strength Absorbability
Silk Black Braided  Made from degummed silk. Braided for easy handling. Synthetic 0% @ 1 yr Non-Absorbable
Polypropylene  Made from polypropylene. Monofilament smooth surface texture resistant to colonization of bacteria. Synthetic 75% @ 2 yrs Non-Absorbable
Coated PGA Braided (dyed and non-dyed)  Made from Polyglycolic Acid. Braided for easy handling. Synthetic 75% @ 2 wks; 50% @ 3 wks; 25% @ 4 wks Absorbable. Absorption complete by 90 days
Black Nylon Suture  Made from Nylon. Monofilament for smooth transition. Synthetic 81% @ 1 yr 72% @ 2 yrs 66% @ 11 yrs Non-Absorbable
Plain Gut  Made from purified beef or sheep intestines. Packaged in alcohol to prevent drying. Biological 0% @ 7-10 days Absorbable. Absorption complete by 70 days
Chromic Gut  Made from purified beef or sheep intestines. Chromicized to improve tensile strength. Packaged in alcohol to prevent drying Biological 0% @ 3-4 wks Absorbable. Absorption complete by 90 days
Polyester Green Braided  Made from Polyester. High tensile strength. Braided for easy handling. Synthetic n/a Non-Absorbable
Monofilament Suture  Made from PGCL or PDO depending on the suture. Monofilament for smooth transition. Synthetic 60%@ 1wk 30% @ 2wks 0% @ 3 wks Absorbable. Absorption complete by 119 days.

MYCO Medical Reli® Sutures come in a range of suture sizes (diameters) and lengths:

  • Sutures size (diameter) range from 1-0 (0) to 6-0 (000000). A larger number of zeroes indicates smaller thread size.
  • Suture lengths include 10”, 18” and 27”. Offerings vary by suture type

MYCO Medical Reli® Sutures have different appearances depending on the suture type.
Silk Black Braided 



Chromic Gut 



Plain Gut 


Coated PGA Braided (dyed and non-dyed) 


Black Nylon Suture 

Sterilization

Reli® Surgical Suture come in a range of needle shapes/sizes :

        Needle shapes include:
      • Reverse Cutting (REV)-cutting edge on outer curve

      • Taper Cut (TAP CUT)-cutting edge with tapered body

      • Taper Point (TAP PT)-point with tapered body

      • Spatula-side cutting edge with flat top and bottom