Results for: Gauze

In Sewing

What is gauze fabric?

  Answer   Gauze is a light, open-weave fabric made of cotton when used for surgical dressings and of silk and other fibres when used for dress trimming. The name is (MORE)
In Science

What is a gauze mat?

a gauze mat is a wire mat which can be used to hold things while they are being burnt in the lab
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In Health

What is a gauze and how is it used?

Gauze is a thin piece of fabric used to treat wounds. It can be  made of silk, linen, or cotton and is placed over an open cut  because it will not stick to the wound.
In Science

What is petroleum gauze for?

Petroleum gauze is used as an occlusive dressing to seal lacerations or punctures to the abdominal cavity (aka sucking chest wounds) or the neck.
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How do you change gauze?

You take of the old one off slowly and slowly with your other hand gently place the clean one on.
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Why is gauze used?

Gauze is used to pack wounds, and also for debridement and wicking. It is especially desirable for packing deep wounds.
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How is gauze sterile?

Sterile means that there are no germs or bacteria on it. Usually gauze pads come sterile which means they are clean. The will not be sterile if the container is torn open befo (MORE)