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SURG 1010-Pierce

Suture Color
Silk Blue and White
Ethilon/ Surgilon Green or Green and White
PDS Silver or Grey and White
Maxon Silver or Green and White
Chronic Gut Brown
Plain Gut Yellow
What two sutures are made from sheep intestines? Chronic and Plain Gut
Monocryl Peach
Vicryl Violet or Purple
Polysorb Violet or purple
Prolene Blue or Blue and White
Biosyn Pink
The _______the number the larger the gauge needle. Smaller
The_______the number the smaller the gauge needle. Larger
What is the name for a suture that has one strand with a needle on each end? Double-armed
What multi-pack has the needles that pop off the strand? Pop-offs
How many sutures are in a multi-pack? 8
What does CR mean on a suture package? Control release
Created by: lmlayton