Hemovac drain

Hemovac drain

A blood recovery device used during surgery. See Blood salvage.
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After bleeding control and placing a small hemovac drain, tissues were closed in layers.
The remaining basal scrotal skin was drawn to cover the testes, and bilateral scrotal flaps were sutured layer by layer, after Hemovac drain had been placed in the dependent portion (Fig.
With the Versatile 1 device, a single layer of gauze is placed over the wound, then a flat, silicone Hemovac drain is placed on the gauze over the maximum dimensions of the wound.
Because of the history of von Willebrand' s disease, a Hemovac drain was placed.