• Room temperature graft eliminates clinical time to thaw and the need for costly cryo freezer
• Pliable, stretchable tissue allows graft contouring to wound topography
• Robust enough to suture or staple without tearing
• Meshing encourages fluid draining from wound
AlloSkin™ RT can be used in a homologous fashion on any skin defect and is appropriate for use in traumatic and chronic wounds, including those where substructures such as bone, ligament, nerve, or muscle are exposed.
Contraindicated for use when gross infection at the transplantation site is present.
As with all biological products, the tissue from AlloSkin™ RT has the potential to transmit infectious agents despite processing treatments, extensive donor screening, tissue selection, and laboratory tests. See package insert for full listing.
Inherent uncertainty exists in medical and social histories and laboratory testing which may not detect known or unknown pathogens. Therefore, the following complications may occur with tissue transplantation: loss of integrity of transplanted tissue, immune response to transplanted tissue, transmission of known pathogens, and transmission or causation of disease of unknown etiology and characteristics. Adverse outcomes potentially attributable to AlloSkin™ RT must be promptly reported to the manufacturer. See package insert for full listing.
Room temperature storage. Shelf life of 2 years.
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Non/Minimally Exudating Wounds
Ensure wound is adequately debrided and free of infection. Rinse in saline or sterile isotonic solution prior to applying to wound. Affix AlloSkin™ RT per physician preference: can be stapled, sutured, glued, or tacked.
Inspect wound weekly, sooner if deemed necessary, to determine if AlloSkin™ RT is still in place or beginning to slough. Tissue generally sloughs in 7-14 days as wound bed granulation proceeds. Depending on wound assessment, clinician may leave graft in place. Additional applications are used if satisfactory closure has not been achieved with initial application. Typical wounds close with 1 to 3 applications.
Apply any combination of non-adherent sterile dressing over AlloSkin™ RT.
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