- STUFF YOU SHOULD KNOW
Maintain your amputation tidy and completely dry unless your physician informs you it is Okay to let it be damp. Tidy the location around the injury carefully with light soap and also water.
After your injury is recovered, unless you are advised otherwise by a medical professional, keep it open to air. After dressings have been taken off, clean your stump daily with moderate soap and also water.
Examine your stump every day. Make use of a mirror if it is difficult for you to see all over it. Search for any type of red areas.
Whenever you are out of bed wear your elastic bandage and protector all the time whenever you're out of bed. Rewrap it every few hours. Make sure there are no creases in it.
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