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Ti-Cron vs. Tycron suture

Posted By: Cass on 2008-12-08
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Subject: Ti-Cron vs. Tycron suture

I believe it is Ti-Cron but can't find a definite for QA please help

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Subject: Tycron/Ti-Cron/TiCron/Ticron

Does anyone know which is correct, preferred, or difference between these sutures?
I believe Tycron.
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Tycron per Stedman's.
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Tycron per Stedman's.
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Subject: Ti-Cron?

My Stedman's shows it as Ti-Cron.
TI•CRON™. sm for ref.
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    Subject: could they be saying Ŕ Ti-Cron" ties? nm

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    Tessier word book lists both as correct, same material, different manufacturer....but I think across the board it is Ti-Cron...spell check recognizes either.
    s/l pulenal suture and mytex suture... ortho surgery.. please help ASAP. Thanks
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