Laparotomy Sponge

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Model Number – NH-56230

Brand – Niche Healthcare

 

Laparotomy Sponges, also known as laparotomy pads or abdominal sponges, are sterile medical sponges used in surgical procedures, particularly abdominal surgeries or laparotomies. These sponges serve multiple important functions during surgery.

Description

100% cotton, with or without X-ray detectable threads or chip, with or without blue loop, non-washed or pre-washed, high absorbency. White, green and blue colors, sterile or non sterile packing. 40S/26×18, 40S/30×20, 40S/19×15, 40S/24×20 or other yarn and mesh specified. 100pcs per poly bag non sterile pack or 5pcs per blister bag sterile pack.

Laparotomy Sponges, also known as laparotomy pads or abdominal sponges, are sterile medical sponges used in surgical procedures, particularly abdominal surgeries or laparotomies. These sponges serve multiple important functions during surgery.

Key features and purposes of Laparotomy Sponges include:

  1. Sterility: Laparotomy sponges are designed to be sterile, preventing the introduction of contaminants into the surgical site.

  2. Absorption: They are highly absorbent, effectively soaking up blood, fluids, and debris during surgery, keeping the surgical field clear and maintaining visibility.

  3. Size: These sponges come in various sizes, typically larger than standard surgical sponges, which makes them suitable for abdominal surgeries.

  4. Safety: Laparotomy sponges often have radiopaque markers to make them detectable by X-ray or other imaging methods. This ensures that no sponge is unintentionally left inside the patient’s body after surgery.

  5. Packaging: They are usually individually wrapped in sterile packaging for easy handling and storage in the operating room.

  6. Wound Care: In some cases, laparotomy sponges are used for wound packing to help control bleeding and maintain wound integrity.

 

Laparotomy Sponges play a vital role in maintaining a sterile surgical environment, ensuring a clear and blood-free surgical field, and promoting safety during abdominal surgeries. They are essential tools for surgeons and healthcare professionals in operating rooms.

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