UNIFY ® Surgical Sutures
Needle Size: Medium FS-2 (C-13)
Thread Size (USP): 5/0
Thread Length: 18” (45cm)
Thread Color: Violet
Features of UNIFY® Sutures
Made of surgical grade stainless steel with an ultra-sharp needle point to provide strength,
flexibility and atraumatic tissue penetration.
• Exclusive EasyPick Classification System – Only our sutures are classified by needle sizes to
ordering and reduce your inventory.
• Stronger, sharper, and enhanced ductility produced in a clean room environment with
compliance to Medical
Devices ISO 13485.
• We provide World Class needle quality equal to or better than any other top needles on the
market today at a very
• All our sutures exceed the requirements of the United States Pharmacopoeia (USP) and FDA
Available Needle Shape and Size
We offer suture needles in reverse cutting 3/8 & 1/2 circle and taper point 1/2 circle which are
the most commonly used needles in general surgery. These needles are organized by our exclusive
EasyPick classification system based on their sizes ( XX-Small, X-Small, Small, Medium, Large,
X-Large and XX-Large ) to simplify the product selection process.
Available Thread Size, Length and Material
Our sutures are available in 10 thread sizes ( 1, 0, 2-0, 3-0,
4-0, 5-0, 6-0, 7-0, 8-0 and 10-0 ) and 5 thread lengths ( 7″, 10″,12″,18” and 30” ) with 8
different materials ( Cable Nylon, Nylon, Polyester, Polypropylene, Polyglycolic Acid (
PGA ), Rapid Polyglycolic Acid ( RPGA ), Polydioxanone ( PDO )
and Silk ). Each box of UNIFY® Surgical Suture contains 12 individually sterilized foil packs of
suture and one instruction sheet. The suture is sterilized with Ethylene Oxide ( EO ) gas and has a
shelf life of 3 years from the manufacturing date.