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Urgosorb (Alginate / Hydrocolloid) 2g Rope Dressing x 5

Product Code: 293-8421

       £16.91 ex. VAT
£20.29 inc. VAT

Notation: GSL (DT)
Presentation: Rope Dressing
Strength/Size: 2g
Pack Size: x 5

Quantity:

293-8421 Urgosorb Aglinate / Hydrocolloid Rope Dressing 2g (Pack of 5) (501672)

Alginate and hydrocolloid dressing - absorbent calcium alginate dressing.

Features and Benefits

  • In contact with wound exudate, Urgosorb dressing gelifies and provides quicker cleansing
  • Urgosorb absorbs the exudate from highly exuding wounds and maintains a moist environment which creates the condition that favour the healing process
  • Urgosorb absorbs vertically only, with no lateral migration of the exudate. The surrounding skin is thus respected and protected from any risk of maceration
  • Urgosorb gels, softening and draining the necrotic debris during the sloughy and granulation stages of the moist necrosis
  • Urgosorb can be removed easily, painlessly and in one go
  • Urgosorb's high conformability enables to adapt instantly to the surface of the wound
  • Through platelet activation, Urgosorb dressing favours primary haemostasis of acute and chronic bleeding wounds

Composition

Synergy of two natural polymers - incorporation of hydrocolloid particles (carboxy-methyl cellulose) in a mesh of calcium alginate fibre.

Indications

Urgosorb is indicated for the local treatment of exuding and bleeding wounds, at the sloughy and granulation stages.

Contraindications

Urgosorb is contraindicated for the endo-nasal area in rhino-sinusitis surgery, third degree burns, surgical implants, and control of heavy bleeding.

Specifications

For detailed specifications download the Urgosorb Specifications sheet.