Colored suture construction

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United States of America

PATENT NO 10555733
APP PUB NO 20170035418A1
SERIAL NO

15332485

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A suture made of a woven braid of fibers is provided. The suture includes: at least one first end; at least one second end comprising a colorable material wherein the second end has been colored a single color along an entire length of the second end; and at least one third end comprising a colorable material wherein only a portion of the third end is colored a continuous color. In another embodiment, a method of manufacture of a suture is provided. The method includes: braiding an elongate suture from a first end, a second end comprising a colorable material, and a third end comprising a colorable material; coloring the second end a single first color along an entire length of the second end; coloring only a first portion of the third end a second color.

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TELEFLEX MEDICAL INCORPORATED3015 CARRINGTON MILL BOULEVARD MORRISVILLE NC 27560

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Olson, James R Norwich, US 20 620

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