Paraffin Bath

A tank type receptacle, with heating elements and thermostat. It is designed to facilitate hot paraffin treatment of the body extremities to relieve pain and discomfort of joint diseases and injuries. It may be equipped with glides or casters for use on a flat surface, or it may be used on a mobile stand.

Our medical equipment dictionary is provided for use by medical students, nurses and other healthcare professionals and is for general, educational purposes only. If you would like to suggest an addition or update to the definition for temporary intracanalicular collagen implant, please contact us.

Scroll to top