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Drain bags for mastectomy.
Drain bags can be worn under clothes meaning patients can still go out without carrying uncomfortable drains.
This was by far the hardest most uncomfortable part of the recovery.
Pink pockets have been used by thousands of mastectomy patients on 6 continents.
Jan 5 2017 this drain bag holder helped after my double mastectomy.
The drains needed to be stripped meaning cleared at least three times a day and measured to ensure enough fluid was exiting the body.
The bags are worn over the shoulder or across the body.
When finished these bags should measure 23cm wide and 27cm in depth.
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Whilst recovering charlotte designed a bag to hold post surgical drains in order to make herself feel better and able to do things for herself.
The drains are meant to help the breasts heal faster after the mastectomy by allowing blood and other excess tissue to evacuate the body.
It meant that i wasn t trying to wrangle drains while sleeping or peeing.
The recovery pouch 18x8 apron with 6x8 5 inch pockets total length with ties 70 inches.
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One of the biggest post surgery complaints mastectomy patients often have is that having drains is a huge pain.
We recommend 2 drain bags following a double mastectomy and 1 for a single mastectomy.
Surgeries that typically require surgical drains surgeries requiring drains are those in which fluid collects during healing.
Kili drain carrier for shower 10 5x8 25 mesh apron with 10x5 inch single pocket 84 total length for all surgeries that require drains.
This is so that each bag can sit comfortably on your shoulder.
It is now common for individuals to be sent home with drains.
It is recommended that two drain dollies are used for a double mastectomy and one drain dolly for a single mastectomy.
For men and women having mastectomy organ transplant lung surgery heart surgery kidney surgery.
You may have only one drain or you may have five or more if you have a bilateral mastectomy with immediate reconstruction.
Drains are usually required following a mastectomy or reconstructive breast surgery.
When charlotte was just 17 she lost her mum to ovarian cancer after finding out she carried the brca1 mutation charlotte decided to have a double mastectomy aged just 26 due to her genetic risk.
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Pink pockets attach to your clothing discretely hiding uncomfortable drains and allowing patients to heal with dignity.
Proud to help patients recover in comfort throughout the world.
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