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TephaFLEX® Absorbable Multifilament Fiber*

Optimal Strength and Knot Security

 

Tepha produces multifilament fiber and yarn that can be utilized in a variety of textile processes such as braiding and knitting

CONSTRUCT ATTRIBUTES:

  • High tensile strength
  • Excellent knot security
  • Improved handling

DESCRIPTION:

Tepha’s absorbable braided sutures made from TephaFLEX® multifilament fibers are being designed to provide medical practitioners a unique combination of strength and handling for improved performance in a variety of surgical applications.

POTENTIAL APPLICATIONS:

  • Soft tissue repair
  • Orthopedic surgical repairs
  • Abdominal surgery
  • Ligature

*Products under development