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Robert D Kugel: Hernia mesh patch. Surgical Sense, James E Bradley, June 29, 1999: US05916225 (309 worldwide citation)

A hernia patch has a first layer of inert synthetic mesh material selectively sized and shaped to extend across and beyond a hernia. A second layer of inert synthetic mesh material overlies the first layer to create a generally planar configuration for the patch. The first and second layers are join ...


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Robert D Kugel, J Douglas Inman, Keith D Biggers: Hernia mesh patch with stiffener line segment. Bard Asdi, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, August 28, 2001: US06280453 (231 worldwide citation)

A hernia patch has a first layer of inert synthetic mesh material selectively sized and shaped to extend across and beyond a hernia. A second layer of inert synthetic mesh material overlies the first layer to create a generally planar configuration for the patch. The first and second layers are join ...


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Robert D Kugel: Hernia mesh patches and methods of their use. Surgical Sense, James E Bradley, June 3, 1997: US05634931 (226 worldwide citation)

Surgically implantable hernia mesh patches are available in several embodiments, wherein each embodiment has double like size layers of inert synthetic mesh material, compressibly positioning an internally positioned loop of a resilient monofilament fiber, when these double layers of mesh are sewn t ...


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Robert D Kugel: Hernia mesh patch. Surgical Sense, James E Bradley, June 23, 1998: US05769864 (188 worldwide citation)

A hernia patch has a first layer of inert synthetic mesh material selectively sized and shaped to extend across and beyond a hernia. A second layer of inert synthetic mesh material overlies the first layer to create a generally planar configuration for the patch. The first and second layers are join ...


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Robert D Kugel: Hernia mesh patch. Bard ASDI, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, May 1, 2001: US06224616 (121 worldwide citation)

A method for repairing a hernia uses a mesh patch for permanent placement within a patient's body space. The patch has top and bottom mesh layers secured to each other with a seam. The seam surrounds and defines a pocket. The top layer has a transverse slit opening into the pocket. To serve a s ...


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Robert D Kugel, J Douglas Inman, Keith D Biggers: Hernia mesh patch with I-shaped filament. Bard ASDI, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, January 23, 2001: US06176863 (118 worldwide citation)

A hernia patch has a first layer of inert synthetic mesh material selectively sized and shaped to extend across and beyond a hernia. A second layer of inert synthetic mesh material overlies the first layer to create a generally planar configuration for the patch. The first and second layers are join ...


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Robert D Kugel, J Douglas Inman, Keith D Biggers: Hernia mesh patch with stiffening layer. Bard ASDI, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, January 9, 2001: US06171318 (112 worldwide citation)

A hernia patch has a first layer of inert synthetic mesh material selectively sized and shaped to extend across and beyond a hernia. A second layer of inert synthetic mesh material overlies the first layer to create a generally planar configuration for the patch. The first and second layers are join ...


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Robert D Kugel, J Douglas Inman, Keith D Biggers: Hernia mesh patch with slit. Bard Asdi, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, January 16, 2001: US06174320 (91 worldwide citation)

A hernia patch having a first layer of inert synthetic mesh material. A second layer of a inert synthetic mesh material overlies the first to create a pouch between the first and second layers. A curved elongated resilient member adjacent a periphery of the pouch for creating tension in both layers ...


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Robert D Kugel, J Douglas Inman, Keith D Biggers: Hernia mesh patch with seal stiffener. Bard ASDI, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, September 18, 2001: US06290708 (79 worldwide citation)

A hernia patch has a first layer of inert synthetic mesh material selectively sized and shaped to extend across and beyond a hernia. A second layer of inert synthetic mesh material overlies the first layer to create a generally planar configuration for the patch. The first and second layers are join ...


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