Monday, April 30, 2012
Ostomy Belts ... An Essential Ostomy Accessory
Ostomy belts are used by some ostomates. For whatever reason some people with ostomies decide not to wear an ostomy belt. The choice isn't quite clear because they provide added support to the body, help keep the ostomy appliance properly attached, and some every control or reduce herniation around the stoma. There are a variety of ostomy belts:
The belts above are all unique offering varying features. Some simply attach to the ostomy pouch with a basic hook attachment while others have a panel that conforms and supports the stoma and peristomal area as well as the ostomy appliance.
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