McKesson Hydrocolloid Sterile Thin Dressing

McKesson Hydrocolloid Sterile Thin Dressing

Brand/Manufacturer: MCKESSON
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  • FSA Approved
  • Latex Free

McKesson Hydrocolloid Sterile Thin Dressing can be used as a primary or secondary dressing for wounds with light to moderate exudate. It provide an optimal wound healing environment with a matrix design that delivers enhanced absorbency, flexibility, and overall patient care. Its new design help prevents residues from leaching into the wound bed, but it keeps the wound contact layer intact, reduces the potential for skin maceration, and assists in one-piece removal. Hydrocolloid layer reacts with cellular material from the wound to form a gel-like covering to help maintain a moist wound environment.

McKesson Hydrocolloid Sterile Thin Dressing Highlights:

  • Semi-transparent
  • Smooth, tapered design
  • Moisture-resistant backing
  • Low-profile rounded corners
  • Highly absorbent inner layer

Item # Desc Pkg Price
1882 2" x 2" (5.1 cm x 5.1 cm) Each
1882 2" x 2" (5.1 cm x 5.1 cm) 20/Pack
1882 2" x 2" (5.1 cm x 5.1 cm) 20/Pack, 20Pk/Case
1883 4" x 4" (10.2 cm x 10.2 cm) Each
1883 4" x 4" (10.2 cm x 10.2 cm) 10/Pack
1883 4" x 4" (10.2 cm x 10.2 cm) 10/Pack, 20Pk/Case
1884 6" x 6" (15.2 cm x 15.2 cm) Each
1884 6" x 6" (15.2 cm x 15.2 cm) 10/Pack
1884 6" x 6" (15.2 cm x 15.2 cm) 10/Pack, 20Pk/Case

McKesson Hydrocolloid Sterile Thin Dressing Features

  • Sterile
  • Single Use
  • Not made with natural rubber latex
  • Low-profile rounded corners and smooth tapered design helps reduce edge roll-up and risk of shear and friction
  • Helps maintain a moist wound environment to assist in autolytic debridement
  • When in contact with wound exudate, the dressing forms a fluid/gel environment over the wound bed
  • Hydrocolloid Dressing does not break down or leave residue in the wound
  • Smooth, tapered design helps prevent edge roll-up
  • Cohesive dressing removal system does not break down or leave residue in the wound and facilitates easy removal without tearing the dressing or skin
  • Wound contact layer remains intact and minimizes potential wound bed disturbance
  • Semi-transparent outer layer permits wound site visualization without removing dressing
  • Thin and Film Back versions feature smooth, tapered design to help minimize friction and prevent dressing edges from rolling up
  • Thin hydrocolloid is semi-transparent, allowing visualization of the wound
  • Moisture-resistant backing helps prevent urine, feces or moisture from penetrating the dressing to reduce risk of contamination
  • Thin and flexible dressing conforms to body contours; adhesion is firm yet gentle to peri-wound skin
  • Highly absorbent inner layer effectively removes exudates from the wound and facilitates granulation, epithelization, and autolysis
  • Moisture resistant outer barrier film helps prevent urine, feces, and/or moisture from penetrating the dressing reducing the risk of contamination to the wound
  • Up to 7 days wear time provides undisturbed moist wound environment, enhances healing, minimizes skin maceration, and reduces frequency of dressing changes
  • Available in multiple shapes and sizes to fit caregiver needs including hard-to-dress areas such as the sacrum, heel, and elbow
  • Available with film-backing or foam backing to suit various application needs
  • Color: Light Beige
  • Shape: Square
  • Type: Thin


When to use Hydrocolloid Sterile Thin Dressing?

  • Management of partial and full thickness wounds such as leg ulcers and pressure sores. 
  • Help maintain a moist wound healing environment to assist in autolytic debridement and protect the wound from external contamination.

  • Patients with known hypersensitivities to the components of the dressing or third-degree burns. 
  • Conditions that lead to the formation of the wound (pressure, venous insufficiency, etc.) must be considered and addressed as part of the total wound care treatment plan.

Change Frequency:
  • Dressing change frequency is dependent upon the amount of drainage. 
  • May be left in place for up to seven days or as directed by a healthcare professional.

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