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AQUACEL® Foam Retention
Mode of Action
*As demonstrated in vitro
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Repeat Insult Patch Test CW‐0206‐11‐A730. Data on File , ConvaTec Inc.
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CVT trials 17650 and competitior products: evaluation of cellular adhesion to wound dressings. Data on File, ConvaTec Inc.