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gauze

 [gawz]
a light, open-meshed fabric of muslin or similar material used in bandages, dressings, and surgical sponges.
absorbent gauze white cotton cloth of various thread counts and weights, supplied in various lengths and widths and in different forms (rolls or folds).
petrolatum gauze sterile absorbent gauze saturated with white petrolatum; used as a non-adherent protective covering for wounds.
zinc gelatin impregnated gauze absorbent gauze impregnated with zinc gelatin for use as a skin protectant.

gauze

(gawz),
A bleached cotton cloth of plain weave, used for dressings, bandages, and absorbent sponges; petrolatum gauze is saturated with petrolatum.
[Fr. gaze, fr. Ar. gazz, raw silk]

gauze

(gôz)
n.
A thin, loosely woven cloth usually of cotton, used for dressings, bandages, and absorbent sponges.

gauze

(gawz)
A bleached cotton cloth of plain weave, used for dressings, bandages, and absorbent sponges; petrolatum gauze is saturated with petrolatum.
[Fr. gaze]

gauze

(gawz)
Bleached cotton cloth of plain weave, used for dressings, bandages, and absorbent sponges.
[Fr. gaze]
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Medical gauze bandage sterile 14cm x 7m Legacy classificator code 21.20.2 - Pharmaceuticals, others
Other researchers previously coated gauze bandages with fibrinogen or formed the protein into brittle, sponge-like materials (SN: 6/19/99, p.
Gauze bandages, for instance, may require several changes and can be painful to remove.
Those 15 products spanned a spectrum from gauze bandages to family packs of the Band-Aid brand to sterile pads.
military medals and decorations, and the production of sterile gauze bandages for the U.S.
Contract award notice: Gauze and gauze bandages (lithuania-kaunas: Dressings)
"These Class I devices are used by consumers not only for urinary incontinence - diapers, pads, but also for wound treatments such as alignin, gauze bandages, patches, intermediate inhalation medication, and medical care for ostomy", - says G.L.
bandages tape fixing inelastic non-sterile cut from medical gauze bandages tape fixing inelastic cut from medical gauze sterile 1 name.
Supply of medical supplies: (gauze bandages, gauze bandages, gauze bandages in cellophane, bandages of various sizes, bleached, gypsum bandages of different sizes, banding bandages - stretched, gauze compresses of various sizes - unsterile, compresses gauze of various sizes - unsterile + pkn, laparoscopic towels, laparotomy towels + pkh, lignin brand b, lignin brand a, medical cotton, sanplast - roll of different sizes, cytoplast different sizes, patch, sterile ocular compresses cotton-gauze of non-woven fabric) - dimensions and quantities are according to the technical specification.
Delivery of various gauze bandages - details see tender documents