Surgical use

Uncompromised versatility

For patients with comorbidities, like diabetes, obesity or immunosuppression, surgery often leads to longer length of stay, more post-surgical complications, higher readmission rates and increased costs.4-13

Mean hospital costs are 119% higher for patients with complication as compared to those without complications14

Strong, conforming and easily sutured, STRAVIX PL and STRAVIX Cryopreserved Umbilical Tissue can be used as a cover or wrap, as well as a barrier under incisions, in various surgical procedures, including, but not limited to:

  • Tendon and ligament repairs
  • Nerve and neurovascular bundle repairs (prostatectomies)
  • Flap reconstructions
  • Hidradenitis suppurativa excisions
  • Fasciectomies (e.g., Dupuytren’s contracture, plantar fasciitis)
  • Anastomotic wraps
  • Breast reconstructions
  • ENT procedures
  • Hysterectomies, myomectomies and pelvic reconstructions
  • Arthrofibrosis and interpositional grafts
  • Laminectomies, discectomies and dural repairs

Surgical use:

Watch surgical videos:

STRAVIX PL Tissue with bunion repair

STRAVIX PL Tissue with tarsal tunnel release

STRAVIX PL Tissue with Achilles tendon repair

STRAVIX PL Tissue with excision of plantar fibroma