Penrose Drain

Last updated 03.11.12

 

 

Definition

-  Surgical drain which relies of passive drainage

 

Features

-  Ribbon type passive drain

 

Penrose 1

 

Penrose 2

 

 

 

References

 

Pic (drain): loudoun.nvcc.edu/vetonline/vet121/wound_images/drains.jpg

Pic (drain in wound): deformutilation.tumblr.com/post/8018621994/penrose-drain-this-is-the-most-commonly-used