gauze bandage

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Noun1.gauze bandage - (medicine) bleached cotton cloth of plain weave used for bandages and dressingsgauze bandage - (medicine) bleached cotton cloth of plain weave used for bandages and dressings
bandage, patch - a piece of soft material that covers and protects an injured part of the body
cotton - fabric woven from cotton fibers
petrolatum gauze - gauze saturated with petrolatum
surgical dressing - a loosely woven cotton dressing for incisions made during surgery
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
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We found it appropriate to present this case which occured as a result of tying of a thread broke off from a gauze bandage around the toes in a preterm baby hospitalized in our hospital, because this was a rare clinical phenomenon and we wished to increase awareness of this syndrome.
NEW YORK--Bandage suppliers continue to make tweaks to the flexible, adhesive gauze bandage, introducing features that they say make the strips more effective to use and more essential to consumers.
75 x 3 inches 6510-00-597-7469 12 Triangular sling with safety pins 6510-00-201-1755 3 Lower Pocket Contents Surgical adhesive tape, 2" x 30' 6510-00-926-8883 1 Cotton gauze bandage, 4.
After being discharged from the delivery room, the female doctor told me that Nada had a normal delivery but experienced minor bleeding, and that she had put a gauze bandage to stop the bleeding.
Dry carefully, and apply a light dressing of fluffed-up, dry gauze bandage.
Pio's hair, a gauze bandage that had been wrapped around his ribs, and a pair of his gloves.
They then applied both types of chemicals to corals by placing the chemicals into gel matrix bound to a strip of window screen, forming something similar to a gauze bandage and applying that directly to the corals.
I started my working life as a cadet nurse and suspect there will be few alive today who could correctly roll and apply a gauze bandage or shape a stiffly starched traycloth of linen into a nurse's winged headdress, held together by a single, hidden safety pin.
The Apex[TM], a conforming gauze bandage, is the latest in the DeRoyal family of advanced wound care products.
Sterilux Bulky Gauze bandage for postsurgical and wound bandaging also is available.