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Does the hole size in the adhesive fit the exact shape of the stoma?

If the hole is too big, the skin around the stoma is exposed to output, which can damage the skin. If the hole is too small, it can rub against the stoma or irritate the skin around it. See below for recommendations.

Recommendations

Brava® Protective Seal Brava® Protective Seal

Brava® Protective Seal creates a seal between the stoma and the baseplate and is designed to protect against leakage and protect the skin. The seal is also easy to shape, apply and remove. Now there are new wide sizes available for a greater coverage of more challenging peristomal skin areas.

Read more about the new sizes in the Product Description section.

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The Brava Protective Seal is designed to protect against leakage and protect the skin. It is based on a polymer formulation that provides dual protection. It is easy to shape so it fits snugly around the stoma and can be applied over skin with dips, creases and folds. Removing the protective seal is quick and easy, leaving minimal residue behind.

 

Regular Seals

For a better fit and improved protection against leakage for skin with dips, creases and folds.

 

 

Wide Seals

A greater surface area, for a better fit over skin with more challenges such as deeper creases and folds.

IMPORTANT! If you have any concerns – such as skin problems or how to use new products – you should always consult your stoma care nurse.

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