0433951-A2 is referenced by 120 patents and cites 5 patents.

A conformable absorbent article (10) has a topsheet (26) that is designed to substantially fully contact the body of the wearer to provide improved performance in managing and containing body wastes. Management and containment of body wastes are improved by several structural elements that can be utilized individually or collectively. Some of these elements are a waste-containment pocket (56) formed between the topsheet (26) and backsheet (30), an opening (38) in the topsheet (26) for receiving body wastes therethrough, a pair of containment flaps (50) and a pair of side flaps (60), and an expandable backsheet (30) to retain body wastes therein.

Title
Conformable absorbent article.
Application Number
EP19900124467 19901217
Publication Number
0433951 (A2)
Application Date
December 17, 1990
Publication Date
June 26, 1991
Inventor
Bruemmer Mary Ann
US
Vukos John Philip
US
Kielpikowski David Peter
US
Levine Steven Harry
US
Zehner Georgia Lynn
US
Vogt Robert Eugene
US
Blenke Timothy James
US
Endres Dan Darold
US
Assignee
Kimberly Clark Co
US
IPC
A61F 13/15
A61F 13/56
A61F 13/15
A61F 05/44
A61F 13/62
A61F 13/494
A61F 13/49
A61F 13/15
A61F 05/44
A61F 13/53
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