Product Description & Benefits
Contour MD Below Knee Midcalf Girdle (Open Crotch) w/2 in Waist - First Stage Compression Garment provides maximum compression and comfort from the midcalf to the waist during recovery.
Made with soft-knitted 55 percent Lycra Spandex Material.
Soft-brushed fabric backing on the 2 inch waistband.
Padded hook-and-eye side zipper closures for easy fit and a reinforced open crotch for convenience.
Minimizes swelling and improves blood circulation following medical procedures.
flushes the body out of potentially harmful fluids.
Accelerates the healing process and allows the patient to return to daily routines sooner.
Provides support to surgical areas for more comfort and helps the skin fit better to it new contours.
Instructions For Use
The garment is typically worn for anywhere from a week to several weeks, depending on the doctor's instructions for post-surgery recovery. Generally, the amount of time you will need to wear your garment will be reduced as your move forward in your healing journey. The compression garment is worn like long underwear underneath your clothing. It is recommended to wear loose-fitting clothing over the garment.
Measuring Myself Correctly & Getting The Right Size
Knowing how to measure yourself correctly and getting the right size for your garment is the most crucial step of selecting a garment. For this reason, please view the Size Chart
(and read the measuring tips) associated with this garment.
Your garment can be hand washed. The garment should be washed in cold water and air/line-dried. Washing your garment in hot water or drying with an electric or gas dryer may ruin the garment. To remove any stains, the garment can be soaked in 2 or 3 gallons of cool water with 1/4 cup of peroxide added. After the garment has soaked, it can be hand washed and air/line-dried.
Important Healthy Tip
Due to long, continuous periods of time that you may need to wear the garment, it is recommended to purchase 2 garments. Having two garments will enable you to always have a freshly clean garment, while the soiled one is being washed.
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