Stomaplex ostomy belt guard is the only stoma shield that is adjustable in four ways.
How to size your Stomaplex .
A function of your body size.
If you are shorter than 5'6", choose "SMALL" for the Guard Size.
If you are taller than 6'2" choose "TALL" for the Guard Size.
So, if you are between 5'6" and 6'2" choose the "LARGE" for the Guard Size.
However if you are thin or you simply want a smaller guard, choose the "NARROW" for the Guard Size.
A function of the height of the stoma.
Measure the height of the stoma beyond the skin barrier.
If the height of the stoma measures 0.5" or less, choose a Stoma Clearance of 0.75".
If the height of the stoma measures 0.75", choose the 1.00" for Stoma Clearance.
A function of the diameter of the stoma or the size of the two-piece flange.
If you wear a 2-piece pouching system.
The Appliance Size for the Stomaplex Guard is the same as your flange size. For example: 38mm (1-3/8"), 45mm (1-3/4"), 57mm (2-1/4"), 70mm (2-3/4").
If you wear a 1-piece pouching system.
The Appliance Size is based on the diameter of the stoma.
If the stoma measures 1.25" or less choose 57mm (2-1/4").
If the stoma measures greater than 1.25" choose 70mm (2-3/4").
Ostomy Belt Size
A function of the circumference of your body over the stoma.
Please Measure - do not use the size of your clothing.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Tighten the ostomy belt guard on your pants of your jeans over the stoma. There is no worry about the belt pressing on the stoma with the guard covering it. Here Bob is pulling his belt really tight to demostrate how the stoma guard belt is able to protect in extreme conditions.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Stoma Guard Belt with Stomaplex Ostomy Belt Guard
Ostomy Belt Guard for Active Women
Freedom-Guard GTX: Christy thinks, there must be a way to protect the ostomy so that she can get to living an active life she had before the ostomy surgury. She would love it there was a small stoma guard that was designed to the size of her ostomy and the size of her body. The Stomaplex stoma guard come in a variety of sizes to meet your ostomy protection needs.
Freedom-Guard GTX: Bring the straps of the ostomy belt to the front.