CUTIS Topical Skin Adhesive
CUTIS Topical Skin Adhesive * is a polyurethane-based surgical adhesive intended for topical application only, to hold closed easily approximated skin edges of wounds from surgical incisions, including incisions from minimally invasive surgery that have easily approximated skin edges.
The device shall be used in conjunction with, but not in place of deep dermal sutures. The adhesive remains in contact with the patient’s skin for approximately 10-12 days before ultimately falling off.
Provided in a single-use two-chamber syringe, the adhesive comes ready-to-use and can be applied instantly to the wound site.
CUTIS Topical Skin Adhesive provides a variety of features that set it apart from commonly used topical adhesives, based on cyanoacrylate.
*CUTIS is not yet approved for use in any country.
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These unique features allow for use in a broad variety of application areas that previously have not been considered.
The high-strength adhesive ensures safe and strong wound closure until wound healing is completed.
The adhesive’s composition ensures maximum patient comfort and causes no relevant exothermic reaction, itching or redness, providing the basis for good cosmetic results.
Ease of use:
As a ready-to-use product, assembly of the device can be completed in under 60 seconds, allowing for instant use, even in the case of emergencies. The device’s intuitive design and honey-like viscosity allow for an easy and targeted application.
The strong, yet flexible film ensures wound integrity, even in the case of movement.
No need for refrigeration:
The adhesive can be stored at room temperature; no thawing or preparation is required prior to use.