Evaluation: Medtronic Biosyn and Caprosyn—Short/Mid-Term Absorbable, Synthetic, Monofilament Sutures

July 19, 2017 | Evaluations & Guidance


  • These sutures are used to join together the opposing edges of a wound or incision. Typical uses:
    • Biosyn—mid-term
      • Plastic surgery
      • Subcuticular skin closure
      • Ophthalmic surgery
    • Caprosyn—short-term
      • Plastic surgery
      • Subcuticular skin closure
      • OB-GYN
      • Urology
      • Ear, nose, and throat
  • Major product components: a) Synthetic thread of varying lengths and diameters that holds wound or incision edges together for healing purposes.

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