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 dvm360Pet Owner 2.0: A dvm360 Leadership Challenge Veterinary issues in 2016: Will this be the year of telemedicine? Top 8 nastiest things to clean at a veterinary practice The 12 days of veterinary client handouts Need a urine sample? Urine luck!