Synthetic non-absorbable suture coated with PTFE (polytetrafluoroethylene).
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Standard diameters and needles
Diameter EP 3; USP 2/0 diameter. The Assuflon is assembled with atraumatic needles in AISI 300 stainless steel; it is also prepared with PTFE pledget to prevent tearing of the annulus of the heart valves.
In vascular surgery and cardiac surgery in the replacement of heart valves, whenever there is the need to suture or ligate tissues that require a non-absorbable suture.