Tungsten Carbide Finochietto Needle Holder is a ratcheted, dual gold finger ring instrument most commonly used for suturing in OB/GYN procedures. The long shanks of this instrument make it ideal for suturing in deep, narrow areas. They are also used for colorectal anastomosis. TC instruments are designed to stay sharp for a significantly longer period of time than other standard instruments. SMS permanently bonds tungsten carbide inserts to the instrument, which maximizes control and precision. TC instruments are identified by gold handles.This product has straight shanks and curved, cross-serrated tips and length of 27 cm.