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Bandages, Hydrocolloid MeSH Descriptor Data 2024

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Bandages, Hydrocolloid
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Scope Note
Dressings comprised of a self-adhesive matrix to which hydrophilic absorbent particles are embedded. The particles consist of CELLULOSE derivatives; calcium ALGINATES; PECTINS; or GELS. The utility is based on providing a moist environment for WOUND HEALING.
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Bandages, Hydrogel
Hydrocolloid Dressing
Public MeSH Note
2005; HYDROCOLLOID DRESSING was indexed under COLLOIDS 1988-2004
History Note
2005; use BANDAGES, HYDROCOLLOID (NM) 1988-2004
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Bandages, Hydrocolloid Preferred
Duoderm Narrower
Bandages, Hydrogel Narrower
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