Ostomy Bowel Loop Bridge

Description
An item used for stabilizing an exteriorized loop of bowel during surgical procedures. It has rounded ends and, when opened, lays flat against the patient's skin. Consists of two flat, curved nonmetallic pieces which can be folded to insert under the loop of the bowel.

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