The abdominal incision is then sutured in the way described on p. 9.
I then sutured the bone with a silver wire and the nerves with fine silk.
The ends should be sutured, however, as soon as the wound is aseptic or has healed.
Veins, of course, were frequently cut and sutured, and performed perfectly afterwards.
Each muscle I sutured by itself with catgut, making a separate ...