Idea Exchange: Diaper abdominal wounds that drain Sep 01, 2008 By dvm360.com staff VETERINARY MEDICINE Getty Images We use disposable baby diapers of the appropriate size as ventral abdominal bandages for lesions that will have a lot of drainage. The diaper design keeps the skin dry and minimizes serum or moisture skin scald. Dr. Laura Hopper Asheville, N.C. Related linksRead more Idea Exchange tips3 reconstruction techniques to close problem wounds Hot topics on dvm3605 ways to wow pet owners (and pets) 10 steps to take when a practice owner dies dvm360 sits down with Dr. Pol Ack! How do you spell that again? "Best. Veterinary Practice. EVER."