spiral reverse bandage


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spiral reverse bandage

a spiral bandage that is turned and folded back on itself as necessary to make it fit the contour of the body more securely.

spiral reverse bandage

A technique of twisting, in its long axis, a roller bandage on itself at intervals during application to make it fit more uniformly. These reverse folds may be necessary every turn or less often, depending on the contour of the part being bandaged.
See also: bandage