Ostomy Dressing

03:33 Sep 14, 2017
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English language (monolingual) [Non-PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / Wound Dressing Instructions.
English term or phrase: Ostomy Dressing
This term comes from a Wound Dressing Instructions Document. The document is from The US, and in US English. The term needs to be translated into UK English.

The term to be translated: Ostomy Dressing

The term comes from the recommendations section on the document.


Instructions for Ostomy Dressing: Trim the outer diameter of the (Name of the dressing) dressing to fit.

Many thanks.
Stephen Mason
United Kingdom
Local time: 08:18

4 +3stoma dressng (as synonym)
Ellen Kraus



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ostomy dressing
stoma dressng (as synonym)

I would suggest, see the links posted with regard to ostomy pouch

Note added at 2 Stunden (2017-09-14 05:34:12 GMT)

sorry, it should of Course read Dressing
What is a stoma? Stoma Types, Temporary/Permanent - CliniMed
Stoma is a Greek word meaning 'mouth' or 'opening'. Stoma surgery results in a small opening on the surface of the abdomen being surgically created in order ...
Colostomy Dressing Procedure - Scribd
Colostomy Dressing Procedure -

Ellen Kraus
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