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Related to Velpeau bandage: Velpeau dressing
a bandage that serves to immobilize the arm to the chest wall, with the forearm positioned obliquely across and upward on front of chest.
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Vel·peau ban·dage(vel-pō' ban'dăj)
A dressing that serves to immobilize an arm to the chest wall, with the forearm positioned obliquely across and upward on the front of the chest.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
A special immobilizing roller bandage that incorporates the shoulder, forearm, and arm.
See also: Velpeau, Alfred
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Velpeau,Alfred A.L.M., French surgeon, 1795-1867.
Velpeau axillary lateral view
Velpeau axillary radiograph
Velpeau bandage - serves to immobilize arm to chest wall, with the forearm positioned obliquely across and upward on front of chest.
Velpeau canal - passage through the layers of the lower abdominal wall that transmits the spermatic cord in the male and the round ligament in the female. Synonym(s): inguinal canal
Velpeau fossa - a wedge-shaped space with its base toward the perineum. Synonym(s): ischiorectal fossa
Velpeau hernia - femoral hernia in which the intestine is in front of the blood vessels.
Velpeau shoulder immobilizer
Velpeau tendon transfer
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