Dehisced Abdominal Wound
- 56-year-old male.
- BMI of >35 underwent surgery for ulcerated diverticulitis with peritonitis.
- Grade 1 dehisced surgical wound.
- Wound measured 22 cm in length at the start of therapy.
Management & Results
- The Avelle™ NPWT System was applied for a 30-day period with 8 dressing changes.
- The wound had signifi cantly reduced in size at the end of the 30-day therapy period.
In a multi-center evaluation of 92 patients treated with the Avelle™ NPWT System1: