• Suture breakage during knot tying is virtually eliminated, which is especially critical during arthroscopic procedures. (arthrex.com)
  • When the researchers increased the temperature, the suture material shrank, resulting in a knot with optimum force to close the cut. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Suture filaments coated by a plasma polymerization process exhibit a good balance of knot run down and knot security characteristics, superior tissue drag characteristics, and improved fray resistance. (google.ca)
  • Sutures meant to dissolve (ie vicryl sutures) placed too high in the dermis (which happens often when the dermis is thin) can "spit" several weeks to several months after surgery. (blogspot.com)
  • Washington Post , "Alaska governor has skin cancer removed from forehead," 3 Aug. 2019 For decades scientists have tried to mimic the silvery strands to use for sutures , athletic gear and bulletproof vests, but their synthetic fibers have fallen short. (merriam-webster.com)
  • We created a temporary shape in the form of an elongated fiber, which was then used to loosely tie a suture to close a wound on a rat," Langer explains. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Sutures may be used to close surface wounds or deep wounds. (harvard.edu)
  • To close a deep wound, a doctor may need to sew the two edges together layer by layer, placing and leaving some sutures under the skin surface. (harvard.edu)
  • Adam Rogers, WIRED , "Why Kevin Durant's Achilles Tendon Was His Achilles Heel," 13 June 2019 After the sutures were removed, the patient's pain, swelling, and the milk secretion coming from her vulva decreased. (merriam-webster.com)
  • Does plastic suture deformation induce gapping after tendon repair? (arthrex.com)
  • The non-boilable fluids are those which cannot be boiled because at the temperature of boiling water they damage the suture. (google.com)
  • The suture material may be trimmed or removed if loose, and it is not needed for maintaining wound strength. (blogspot.com)
  • COLOR CODE SUTURE SYSTEM allows physicians to work more efficiently and improves speed and accuracy in situations where lighting conditions are not ideal. (prweb.com)
  • In plate tectonics, sutures are seen as the remains of subduction zones , and the terranes that are joined together are interpreted as fragments of different paleo continents or tectonic plates . (wikipedia.org)
  • Sutures are usually associated with igneous intrusions and tectonic lenses with varying kinds of lithologies from plutonic rocks to ophiolitic fragments. (wikipedia.org)
  • A frayed suture is one in which small fragments of gut break and stand out from the strin like whiskers. (google.com)
  • The suture is sterilized with a sterilizing fluid containing ethylene oxide, isopropyl alcohol and distilled water. (wikipedia.org)
  • In general, accepted time intervals for superficial suture removal vary by body site, 5-7 days for the face and the neck, 7-10 days for the scalp, 7-14 days for the trunk, and 14 days for the extremities and the buttocks. (blogspot.com)
  • Overall ,following a quick visit Sutured appears to be a nice site and, agree with the previous commenters re SSL. (namepros.com)
  • It usually presents as a noninflammatory papule (looks very much like a pimple) and progresses with extrusion of the suture through the skin. (blogspot.com)
  • this suture line allowed the trilobite to perform ecdysis (the shedding of its skin). (wikipedia.org)
  • Physicians must suture evenly and thoroughly, a task that can become difficult when using conventional sutures in areas with dense hair or on patients with darker skin pigments. (prweb.com)
  • Some wounds (from trauma or from surgery) are closed with metal staples instead of sutures. (harvard.edu)
  • Serena Daniari, Allure , "The Complicated Process of Undergoing Facial-Feminization Surgery, and Why I Did It," 23 Mar. 2019 After your baby and placenta are removed, the incisions will be closed up with sutures . (merriam-webster.com)
  • Caitlin O'kane, CBS News , "Cleveland Clinic performs its first fetal surgery to repair spina bifida," 20 June 2019 The new organ didn't start functioning after a transplant team at UC San Diego's Jacobs Medical Center sutured it into place. (merriam-webster.com)
  • We also have a blog at sutured.com/blog where we share surgery tips, techniques and videos. (namepros.com)
  • An example from Great Britain is the Iapetus Suture which, though now concealed beneath younger rocks, has been determined by geophysical means to run along a line roughly parallel with the Anglo-Scottish border and represents the joint between the former continent of Laurentia to the north and the former micro-continent of Avalonia to the south. (wikipedia.org)
  • Now the LOOK line of dental sutures is even better with PTFE. (angiotech.com)