abdominal binder


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abdominal binder

a bandage or elasticized wrap that is applied around the lower part of the torso to support the abdominal musculature.

abdominal binder

A wide band fastened snugly about the abdomen for support.
See: Scultetus binder under Scultetus, Johannes
See also: binder
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