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Antiseptic dressing

antiseptic dressing

antiseptic dressing n.
A sterile dressing of gauze impregnated with an antiseptic.
Historical Examples

With the pus thus given exit, and an antiseptic dressing regularly applied, the case sometimes ends in rapid resolution.
Diseases of the Horse’s Foot Harry Caulton Reeks

“He has only fainted,” she said quietly, and continued with the antiseptic dressing.
Wyoming, a Story of the Outdoor West William MacLeod Raine

Every wound should be protected by a sterile or antiseptic dressing whenever it is possible to retain a dressing in place.
Special Report on Diseases of Cattle U.S. Department of Agriculture

Then she applied the antiseptic dressing, and bound the lint tightly down with a cincture about the animal.
The Surprising Adventures of Sir Toady Lion With Those of General Napoleon Smith S. R. Crockett

Another liberal application of an antiseptic dressing follows this.
Diseases of the Horse’s Foot Harry Caulton Reeks

By high surgical authorities it is considered to answer all the purposes of the antiseptic dressing of carbolic acid.
Cooley’s Practical Receipts, Volume II Arnold Cooley

When the puncture is sufficiently large to admit of it, the antiseptic dressing is best applied by means of the probe.
Diseases of the Horse’s Foot Harry Caulton Reeks

So the men of Sunrise put an antiseptic dressing on his shoulder and haled him before Judge Lynch.
The Faith of Men Jack London


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