Patent Number: 6,167,578

Title: Device for washing crotch region of patient

Abstract: A device for washing the crotch region of a patient, including an air chargeable, double-walled soft cover bag capable of forming a washing chamber for accommodating the crotch region of the patient when air is charged into a space between the double walls. A washing liquid injection nozzle is secured within the washing chamber to wash the crotch region. A discharge port is provided in the cover bag to withdraw the washing liquid from the washing chamber. Similar device includes a T-shaped flexible diaper having a looped soft ridge provided on an inside surface thereof. The ridge is contacted with the skin of the patient to define therebetween a washing chamber in which a washing liquid nozzle and air nozzle is provided.

Inventors: Kitamura; Teruo (Hamamatsu-shi, Shizouka-ken, JP)


International Classification: A61H 35/00 (20060101); A61H 035/00 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018