reversed bandage


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reversed bandage

[rivurst′]
a roller bandage that is reversed on itself with a half twist so that it lies smoothly, conforming to the contour of the extremity. See also roller bandage.

reversed bandage

A bandage applied to a limb in such a way that the roller is inverted or half twisted at each turn so as to make it fit smoothly and resist slipping off the limb. See: spiral reverse bandage
See also: bandage