Exuding wounds

Dressings for exuding wounds

Almost every wound exudes to a certain extent. Exudate levels can be assessed as being low, medium or high. Some wounds, such as venous leg ulcers are high-exudate wounds.

Recommended products

ExufiberExudation Level: High

A sterile, nonwoven fibre dressing designed to be used on a wide range...

MepilexExudation Level: Medium

A foam dressing suitable for a wide range of wounds like venous leg ulcers,...

Mepilex AgExudation Level: Medium

Mepilex Ag is a foam dressing for medium-exuding chronic or acute wounds...

Mepilex BorderExudation Level: High

An all-in-one foam dressing proven to minimize patient pain and wound trauma...

Mepilex Border AgExudation Level: High

An all-in-one antimicrobial foam dressing designed for medium to high-exuding...

Mepilex Border FlexExudation Level: High

An all-in-one foam dressing designed for challenging areas of the body....

Mepilex Border HeelExudation Level: High

An all-in-one foam dressing specifically designed to fit the heel. Its...

Mepilex Border LiteExudation Level: Low

A thin all-in-one foam dressing with Safetac designed to create an optimal...

Mepilex Border Post-OpExudation Level: High

An all-in-one post-op dressing that effectively absorbs and retains blood...

Mepilex Border SacrumExudation Level: High

An all-in-one foam dressing proven to minimize patient pain and trauma...

Mepilex Border Sacrum AgExudation Level: High

An all-in-one antimicrobial foam dressing designed for medium-to-high exuding pressure...

Mepilex LiteExudation Level: Low

A thin foam dressing for low-exuding acute and chronic wounds. With Safetac,...

Mepilex TransferExudation Level: Medium

Mepilex Transfer allows the exudate to move vertically into a secondary...

Mepilex Transfer AgExudation Level: High

A "multi-benefit" transfer dressing designed for low-to-high exuding wounds...

Mepilex XTExudation Level: Medium

Foam dressing to take control of a wide range of exuding wounds 

MepitelExudation Level: Low

A gentle, effective wound contact layer with Safetac. The open mesh design...

Mepitel OneExudation Level: Low

A gentle, yet effective wound contact layer with Safetac. The open perforated...

MesorbExudation Level: High

A soft, highly absorbent dressing that can retain large amounts of exudate....

Mextra SuperabsorbentExudation Level: Very high

A unique 4-layer construction works in a precise sequence to deliver optimal...

Product how-tos

How to use Exufiber
How to use Exufiber

Always clean the wound prior to applying Exufiber. Dry the skin thoroughly....

How to use Mepilex
How to use Mepilex

Always clean the wound prior to applying a dressing. The dressing should...

How to use Mepilex Border Post-Op
How to use Mepilex Border Post-Op

Always clean the wound prior to applying a dressing. The dressing should...

How to use Mepilex Border Sacrum
How to use Mepilex Border Sacrum

Always clean the wound prior to applying a dressing. The dressing should...

How to use Mepilex XT
How to use Mepilex XT

Always clean the wound prior to applying a dressing. Mepilex XT should...

How to use Mextra Superabsorbent
How to use Mextra Superabsorbent

Always clean the wound prior to applying a dressing. The dressing should...

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Infographic explaining the challenges of highly viscous exudate

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Venous leg ulcer education modules

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