Patent Number: 6,254,616

Title: Suture container

Abstract: A suture container having a spool rotatably mounted therein. A length of suture material is wound on the spool is wrapped in an outer bacterial-proof envelope.

Inventors: Wright; Alastair Douglas (South Queensferry, GB)

Assignee: Ethicon, Inc.

International Classification: A61B 17/06 (20060101); B65H 49/30 (20060101); B65H 49/00 (20060101); B65H 49/20 (20060101); A61B 017/04 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018