Sigvaris Compreflex Standard Adjustable Unisex Black Calf Compression Sleeve
Due to the contoured fit the Sigvaris Compreflex Standard Adjustable Unisex Black Calf Compression Sleeve provides, it is one of the more discreet wraps in the Sigvaris range and is barely noticeable when worn under clothing. Additionally, it is incredibly easy to apply due to its front stretch panel and rollback straps, making it a great alternative to bandages.
- Compression: 20 - 50 mmHg (adjustable resting compression)
- Length: Calf Length
- Colour: Black
- Purchase Quantity:
- Single Wrap
- Pair of Basic Liners
- Set of AccuTabs (for measuring required compression level)
Which Size Do I Need?
Due to the close-fitting nature of compression wraps, there are a wealth of sizes available to help you find a fit that is right for you. The Sigvaris Compreflex Wrap is available in the following versions:
- Size: Small - XX-Large
- Length: Regular or Tall (Depending on the length of your leg)
Size and Style
To find your perfect size, please measure the circumference of your ankle (B on the diagram below), below calf (B1), calf (C) and above calf (D). Match these measurements as closely as possible to the table below.
Ankle and Below Calf Measurements
|Size ||Ankle (B) ||Below Calf (B1) |
|Small ||19 - 26cm ||24 - 34cm |
|Medium ||21 - 30cm ||29 - 39cm |
|Large ||26 - 36cm ||34 - 44cm |
|Extra Large ||31 - 41cm ||39 - 49cm |
|XX-Large ||36 - 46cm ||44 - 55cm |
Calf and Above Calf Measurements
|Size ||Calf (C) ||Above Calf (D) |
|Small ||29 - 39cm ||29 - 39cm |
|Medium ||34 - 44cm ||34 - 44cm |
|Large ||40 - 50cm ||40 - 50cm |
|Extra Large ||46 - 56cm ||46 - 56cm |
|XX-Large ||54 - 64cm ||54 - 64cm |
Once you have found your correct size using the table above, you can measure which length you need by measuring from your fibular head to the outer ankle bone (the measurement L1 on the sizing chart above). Once you have your measurement, please match it to the table below.
|Size ||Leg Length (L1) |
|Regular ||30 - 35.9cm |
|Tall ||34 - 42cm |
Who Can Use the Sigvaris Compreflex Unisex Adjustable Sleeve?
This Sigvaris strap is ideal for anyone looking for an effective and low profile alternative to bandages. It is easy to apply due to its front stretch panel and rollback straps, while its contoured fit provides a high level of targeted compression and can be worn seamlessly under clothing. It is suitable for use by both men and women.
The sleeve can be used for the following conditions and uses:
- Stage I or II lymphoedema
- Chronic Venous insufficiency
- Post-surgical oedema
- Open and healed leg ulcers
What Makes the Sigvaris Compreflex Compression Sleeve Different?
- Rollback straps and stretch panel allow wearers to easily adjust their sleeve
- AccuTab can be used to accurately measure the required level of compression
- Contoured calf provides a more secure, comfortable fit
- Liner adds comfort, warmth and protects the skin from friction with the wrap
- Breathable neoprene material keeps skin cool and dry
- Sleeve can be machine washed for convenient maintenance
How Does the Sigvaris Adjustable Black Calf Sleeve Work?
Venous conditions such as lymphoedema can occur when blood does not flow from your extremities as freely as it should. Starting from your ankle, the Sigvaris Compression Sleeve applied graduated compression to your leg, which helps to encourage the upward flow of blood from your feet and legs.
What Colour Is The Sleeve?
The sleeve is available in black or beige. This sleeve is supplied in a sleek black colour.
To see our full range of colours and styles visit our Sigvaris Compreflex Unisex Inelastic Wraps page.
What Makes This Wrap So Easy to Apply?
This wrap comes with a dual application system for better accuracy and ease of use. Its front stretch panel first keeps the wrap in place, so adjustments can then carefully be made using the rollback straps. The tightness of these straps can also be measured using the set of AccuTabs, which allow the wearer to achieve the ideal amount of compression every time.
How Durable Is This Wrap?
This wrap is double stitched for increased durability, so you can be sure that it will last a long time after purchase. As it can be machine washed and dried, it is easy to keep in good condition, and is additionally backed by a 12-month warranty in the event that it does become damaged
How Much Compression Does This Wrap Provide?
The straps on this compression sleeve can be adjusted to achieve between 20 - 30 mmHg and 40 - 50 mmHg. The AccuTabs provided can help users accurately tighten their straps to the correct level for their condition.
How Do I Use the AccuTabs?
To use your AccuTabs correctly, lightly fasten the straps around your leg so they are not stretched, then attach an AccuTab to the end of each one. Then, simply tighten your straps to the correct compression level by following the measurement lines of the AccuTab.
How Much Compression Do I Need?
Generally, 20 - 30 mmHg is considered a moderate level of compression and is suitable for treating mild to moderate conditions, while compression levels over 30 - 40 mmHg are suitable for treating more severe conditions. However, if you are unsure of which level of compression you require for you condition, we strongly suggest referring to a medical professional.
What Materials Is the Sleeve Made From?
(Not including the Basic Liners)
- 28% Cotton
- 48% Polyurethane foam
- 21.5% Nylon
- 2.5% Elastane
- Latex free
|Size ||Normal |
|Small ||1401-NF-BKR |
|Small (Tall) ||1401-NF-BKT |
|Medium ||1402-NF-BKR |
|Medium (Tall) ||1402-NF-BKT |
|Large ||1403-NF-BKR |
|Large (Tall) ||1403-NF-BKT |
|Extra Large ||1404-NF-BKR |
|Extra Large (Tall) ||1404-NF-BKT |
|XX-Large ||1405-NF-BKR |
|XX-Large (Tall) ||1405-NF-BKT |