04655221 is referenced by 296 patents and cites 7 patents.

A polyglycolic acid mesh sling sewn above the pelvic inlet prevents small bowel descent into the true pelvis during radiation therapy for various pelvic malignancies.

Title
Method of using a surgical repair mesh
Application Number
6/731198
Publication Number
4655221
Application Date
May 6, 1985
Publication Date
April 7, 1987
Inventor
Dennis F Devereux
Pennington
NJ, US
Agent
Charles F Costello Jr
Assignee
American Cyanamid Company
CT, US
IPC
A61B 17/04
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