Cutimed® Siltec® Sacrum

is a silicone coated, sterile, absorbent polyurethane foam dressing with superabsorbent stripes to additionally absorb and lock wound exudate. The wound contact surface allows adherence to the periwound skin but not to the moist wound bed or newly formed epithelial tissue. The additional silicone adhesive border allows secure and gentle fixation.

  • Self-adhesive silicone border
  • Reliable exudate management
  • Shower-proof

Intended Purpose

Cutimed Siltec Sacrum is indicated for exuding wounds such as venous and arterial ulcers, pressure ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, surgical incisions, skin grafts and donor sites, lacerations or abrasions. Cutimed Siltec Sacrum is recommended for wounds with low to high exudate levels.

Wear time: Cutimed Siltec Sacrum can remain in place for up to 7 days, depending on wound conditions and saturation of wound dressing.

Product benefits

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Self-adhesive silicone border

The self-adhesive silicone border, with low allergy potential, keeps the dressing in place and allows an easy application.1
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Reliable exudate management

The vertical absorption ensures exudate is absorbed and kept inside the dressing. Superabsorbent stripes provide additional absorption capacity.2
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The highly breathable, water-repellent backing protects the dressing and allows patients to shower without removing or changing the dressing.
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Anatomical shape

Designed to fit the sacral area and provide good conformability. The dressing can also be cut to size.2, 3

Product facts





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How to use

Three images to visualize how to select the right size and apply Cutimed Siltec Plus Sacrum
1. Make sure, the surrounding skin is dry.
2. Choose an appropriate dressing size that covers the wound and overlaps the wound edges. (A)
3. Open the pouch and take out the dressing.
4. Remove protective film (B) and apply with the adherent side towards the wound. (C)
5. Avoid stretching the dressing.
6. Depending on the wound location it may be appropriate to apply additional dressing fixation.
7. Cutimed Siltec Sacrum can remain in place for up to 7 days, depending on wound conditions and saturation of wound dressing.
How to Remove
8. Carefully remove any additional dressing fixation and gently remove Cutimed Siltec Sacrum from the wound and discard.

For detailed product information, including indications for use, contraindications, precautions and warnings, please consult the product’s Instructions for Use (IFU).

Product specifications

Essity Product Code
Pack Quantity
PIP Code
Cutimed® Siltec® Sacrum 7328700 17.5 cm x 17.5 cm 5 1 ELA1077 358-1469
Cutimed® Siltec® Sacrum 7328701 23 cm x 23 cm 5 1 ELA1076 361-3189

Medical References

1 Zimmermann S., In-vitro exudate management performance of a new hydropholic foam dressing range. Poster EWMA. 2017; Amsterdam.
2 Seckam A., A multicentre, observational evaluation of the product characteristics of two absorbent foam dressings. Br J Nurs. Jun 27, 2019;28(12):S10-S17.
3 King B., A clinical evaluation of 20 patients when using a new absorbent silicone foam wound dressing: Cutimed Siltec B. Wounds UK. 2018; Vol 14. No 3.

Clinical Evidence

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Instruction for use

Please make sure to always follow the instructions for use, including the safety information provided with the product. Not at hand? Find the needed safety information in this database!

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