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    UNNA BOOT(29580) AND UNNA WRAP(29581) WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE? It seem like to meet that they both have the same meaning. What make it different?

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    Charleston, WV


    The Unna boot (29580) is semi-rigid, made of zinc-oxide paste, gelatin and bandages while 29581 is multiple layers of elastic bandages only or an elastic compression "sock" can be used with the bandages.

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