The abdominal binder is an elastic, circumferential band that encircles the waist to increase pressure on the abdominal wall. ideal to allow proper suture healing, as well as reduce scarring. Specific padding may be added for reducible hernias.
The abdominal binder is prescribed for:
- abdominal hernias / parastomal hernias
- post abdominal surgery / scar reduction
- post childbirth
- post liposuction
- determined by hip circumference.