LigaFiba Lateral Suture with Swaged on Needles
250 lb Test x 600 mm
After “Fiber” an extremely strong surgical suture material. It is composed entirely of ultra high molecular weight polyethylene. Is is the same hard wearing material that is used for acetubular cups in hip replacements. Weight for weight it is 15 times stronger than steel and 2.5 times stronger than nylon. It has very good abrasion characteristics which are important in hostile environments such as lateral sutures and hip toggles.
- One end has attached cruciate needle for fabella ligament passage
- The other end a straight needle for passing through tibal crest
- The LigaFiba ties easily but also can be crimped (require 07-8776975 fiber crimper instrument and 07-8777033/07-8777041 fiber crimper).
- Sterile packaging