3-0

3-0
CHROMIC GUT SUTURE WITH TAPER POINT NEEDLE

Cascade HealthCare Products carries size 3-0 Chromic Gut Suture with Taper Point Needles by Ethicon. Taper Point Needles are ideal for most perineal repair. Its smooth, rounded body and sharp point spreads tissue without slicing it. This combination minimizes trauma to delicate mucosa and minimizes the chance of severing an already existing suture (Healing Passages, 2010).

The 3-0 suture is ideally used in areas requiring good retention and is commonly used for birth-related repairs.

*Please note: pictures do not reflect the actual needle size.
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If you need help choosing the right products, Cheryl Meyers has over 30 years of experience working with midwives and other health care professionals. You can email questions to cherylatcascade@gmail.com or call us at (800)443-9942.

3-0, 27" Gut Suture #810 CT-1 Needle

1/2 Circle Needle
From $16.00

3-0, 27" Gut Suture #882 CT-2 Needle

1/2 Circle Needle
From $17.00

3-0, 27" Gut Suture #892 CT-3 Needle

1/2 Circle Needle
From $16.00

3-0, 27"Gut Suture #182 SH-1 Needle

1/2 Circle Needle
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3-0, 36" Gut Suture #912 CT Needle

1/2 Circle Needle
From $19.00

3-0, 36" Gut Suture #922 CT-1 Needle

1/2 Circle Needle
From $19.00