These gauze sponges are specifically manufactured to be easily visible under x-ray when saturated with blood. An ideal choice for abdominal surgery, they reduce the risk of patient infection due to lost sponges. They are available in a wide variety of sizes for all of your surgical needs.
Versatility Select from a wide variety of sizes and shapes designed to meet all of your medical and surgical needs. The sponges come in both latex and latex-free varieties so you can provide allergen-free services to your patients with latex allergies. For those who prefer fabric, order from a selection of sponges that range from 100 percent cotton to blended materials. Also available in sterile and non-sterile varieties, find the perfect sponge for your surgical practice from brands such as Medline.
Available in Different Quantity Packages Whether you are a small town clinic or a large medical practice, choose from a variety of different packaged quantities to meet your facilities production levels. Buy larger quantity packages of the sponges you use every day to maintain your on-hand inventory. Free up valuable storage space by purchasing smaller quantity packages of the surgical supplies you use less frequently. If budget is your priority, decrease your overall cost per unit by purchasing in bulk.
Increased Patient Safety X-ray detectable sponges are manufactured to be readily detected if radiographed through tissue such as muscle or fat. Find a lost sponge quickly and easily under x-ray and reduce your patients’ chance of infection. A great addition to any operating room, x-ray detectable sponges, when used in conjunction with proper instrument sterilization, play an important role in creating a safe, sterile operating room.