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A bandage is a piece of cloth used typically to cover a wound and stop bleeding. Applying a bandage properly is a first aid skill. Ideally a bandage comes in a prepackaged sterile wrapping. However, bandages can be and often are improvised as needed. Changing bandages is one common task in nursing. Bandages are typically found in first aid kits.
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