Duramesh™ comes in 4 sizes: 2-0, 0, Number 1, & Number 2. DURAMESH™ is used in the same instances as an equivalently sized suture.
|Standard Suture Size||Equivalent DURAMESH™ Size|
Duramesh™ 0, Number 1, & Number 2 have either a small needle to fit through a laparoscopic/robotic trocar, or a large needle for open surgery. Duramesh™ 2-0 has a small needle.
Duramesh™ is used in the same instances as an equivalently sized suture. See the table below for sizing and dimensions.
|DURAMESH™ Size||Inner Diameter (mm)||Average Outer Diameter (mm)||Average Width when Flattened (mm)||Average Depth when Flattened (mm)|
Each box contains one Duramesh™. Each Duramesh™ is packaged within a sterile protective medical grade outer tube. The sterile protective tube is fixed to a sterile card. The sterile needle is located underneath a protective needle flap, with the sharp tip stuck into a piece of protective foam, covered by a folded piece of medical grade paperboard. For further information, please consult the IFU.