Synthetic Catgut Alternative

Polyglycolic acid braided absorbable suture. Both coating and specific braiding structure give the suture outstanding properties such as exceptional suppleness, good sliding capacity, minimum sawing effect and high knot security.

Seravet synthetic Catgut alternative is a world first with cassettes up to 100m. Seravet contains within the cassette casing, a special safety paper to absorb humidity.


Approximate Absorption Time:

  • Half-life 15 – 20 days
  • Dissolution time 60 – 90 days


  • Easy knot gliding
  • Easy knot connection
  • Silk like handling
  • High knot pull tensile strength


  • Vessel ligation ligature
  • Fascia
  • Closure of abdominal wall
  • Stomach and small intestine
  • Large intestine
  • Biliary ducts
  • Peritoneum
  • Dental surgery
  • Kidneys
  • Urinary tracts
  • Lungs
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