Info about leeches
Leeches (Latin. Hirudo medicinalis.) Leechtherapy - type worm worms from the child class of leeches (Hirudinea), the most commonly used in Europe and Russia for medical purposes. Leeches have been used in medicine since the beginning of human civilization. They’ve been used to treat a variety of ailments, including nervous system abnormalities, dental problems, skin diseases, infections, veins, hemorrhoids, wounds, flatulence, and others in Europe and the United States - mainly in micro - and plastic surgery for the removal of venous stasis in the transplanted tissue.
Today, they’re mostly used in plastic surgery and other microsurgery. This is because leeches secrete peptides and proteins that work to prevent blood clots. This keeps blood flowing to wounds to help them heal.
We here at Hirudo.me, buy the Live leeches from the leech breeding farms and prepare them for medical purposes. Our leeches are of the highest clinical standards. We organize our leeches with 3 months of hunger and pretreatment.
Our productions are preserved in a state of a sterile laboratory, and always under the control of medical leeches for sale USA.
Leech Care (When you receive the leech then following are the steps to be followed):
On the day of receipt of the medicinal leech is necessary to recalculate it. So we keep medical leeches in containers of glass or plastic food, 2/3 of the volume of the completed pre-treated water at a temperature of 16"C ... 26"C.
The water must be de-chlorinated (tap water uphold at least one day at room temperature). The vessel is closed by thick cotton cloth and rubber band tightly tightened by checking the absence of folds. Do not use gauze (even more layers) and other materials of loose tissue.
The number of leeches in the vessels: a 5-liter - 100 pcs.
3-liter - no more than 50 units.
in a 1 liter - not more than 20 pieces.
Leeches are sensitive to sudden changes in temperature, so the exchangeable water should have a temperature of the same, which is currently in the vessel with leeches.
The room, which contains medical leeches, must not be carried out repairs, welding works, as well as the storage of chemicals, odorous and volatile substances.
Do not include leeches near radiators, in direct sunlight.
If you find sick or dead leeches, then leeches should be immediately isolated, the vessel is subjected to disinfection to 0,5% KMnO4.
The norms of natural loss at storage of medicinal leeches:
- Central strip - 3.5%
- Reinach in the Far North and areas with a subtropical climate - 9%
- For the rest of the regions - 7.5%.
Shelf life 6 months
Live Delivery Guarantee:
We guarantee immediate delivery of our leeches. We always pack a considerable amount of additional leech field for anyone who might die during delivery. If you exceed the amount of dying during transportation, please contact us within 24 hours of delivery. We are happy to work with you to rectify the situation.
Our guarantee, immediate delivery applies only when the temperature below 26"C degrees and above 16"C degrees in our establishment, during transport, or to your shipping address. The person must be available for delivery. If it is sent to a PO box, they should be collected on the day they arrive, or immediate delivery guarantee is void.
In order to ensure that the fresh die months of hot or cold weather, orders should be asked to "Hold for Pick Up" at the post office. Do not forget to select "Add a warming box" during the cold weather months, to ensure the safe arrival of your leeches.
If medical leech becomes lifeless after months of arrival of cold weather, set the box in a warm area and explore it in about one hour. You will get fresh, thin and healthy leech as they will warm.
Most orders are shipped within 5-10 business days. All orders are shipped via Express Delivery Service. Periodically, service delivery may take longer. Unfortunately the delays caused by the carrier are not under our control. However, our packaging is designed to keep the leeches active up to 15 days.
Hirudo.me, LLC is a professional manufacturer and supplier of leeches for medical clinics, hospitals, pharmacies, medical leech hirudo therapy, multifilament and veterinary doctors and universities for research. We are dedicated to making your purchase as smooth and as fast as possible. We plan to buy and sell on eBay for the coming year. If you see fit, please leave us a 5 star detailed seller ratings. If not, please let us know what we can do better. Please see our other auctions for more high quality and cost competitive products.