SUTURaCH

SUTURaCH is a needle used for percutaneous suture of acute Achilles tendon tears.

Features and materials

The curved needle is 134 mm long and 2.5 mm in diameter; the other end has an eyelet for an absorbable or non-absorbable suture (max diameter 0.8 mm).

This needle is supplied sterile.

SUTURaCH needle: ref. 263 390

Indications

Surgical repair of Achilles tendon tears by percutaneous suturing must be done as early as possible after the tear occurs, or within 8 days.