04938754 is referenced by 100 patents and cites 16 patents.

A disposable diaper having improved fit and liquid containment provided by gathering means adjacent at least one edge of the absorbent panel, said gathering means including at least two separately extending, effectively elastic elements. Each of the effectively elastic elements applies a gathering force to a zone of the diaper, thereby defining multiple lines of gasketing about the leg or waist openings.

Title
Disposable diaper with improved body comformity and liquid retention
Application Number
1615
Publication Number
4938754
Application Date
May 10, 1989
Publication Date
July 3, 1990
Inventor
Virginia R Mesek
Oak Forest
IL, US
Assignee
McNeil PPC
NJ, US
IPC
A61F 13/16
View Original Source