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Thomas W Osborn III: Thin, flexible sanitary napkin. The Procter & Gamble Company, Larry L Huston, John M Pollaro, Frederick H Braun, August 21, 1990: US04950264 (379 worldwide citation)

In accordance with the present invention, a sanitary napkin having a body surface and a garment surface and being comprised of an absorbent means underlayed by a liquid barrier means, wherein the sanitary napkin is relatively highly flexible and has a capacity great enough to handle medium to high m ...


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Thomas W Osborn III: Thin, flexible sanitary napkin. The Procter & Gamble Company, Larry L Huston, John M Pollaro, Fredrick H Braun, April 23, 1991: US05009653 (203 worldwide citation)

In accordance with the present invention, a sanitary napkin having a body surface and a garment surface and being comprised of an absorbent means underlayed by a liquid barrier means, wherein the sanitary napkin is relatively highly flexible and has a capacity great enough to handle medium to high m ...


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Thomas Ward Osborn III: Generally thin, flexible sanitary napkin with stiffened center. The Procter & Gamble Company, Jeffrey V Bamber, May 15, 2001: US06231556 (69 worldwide citation)

A generally thin, flexible sanitary napkin capable of absorbing medium to high menstrual flows, and having a stiffened center is provided. In one embodiment, the sanitary napkin has a longitudinal central region is disposed along the length of at least a portion of the longitudinal centerline, and l ...


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Thomas W Osborn III: Thin flexible sanitary napkin. The Procter & Gamble Company, Steven W Miller, Larry L Huston, E Kelly Linman, April 23, 1996: US05509914 (61 worldwide citation)

In accordance with the present invention, a sanitary napkin having a body surface and a garment surface and being comprised of an absorbent means underlayed by a liquid barrier means, wherein the sanitary napkin is relatively highly flexible and has a capacity great enough to handle medium to high m ...


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Osborn Iii Thomas Ward: Thin, flexible sanitary napkin.. Procter & Gamble, October 11, 1989: EP0336578-A1 (60 worldwide citation)

In accordance with the present invention, a sanitary napkin having a body surface and a garment surface and being comprised of an absorbent means underlayed by a liquid barrier means, wherein the sanitary napkin is relatively highly flexible and has a capacity great enough to handle medium to high m ...


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Thomas W Osborn III: Thin, flexible sanitary napkin. The Procter & Gamble Company, Larry L Huston, January 24, 1995: US05383869 (36 worldwide citation)

In accordance with the present invention, a sanitary napkin having a body surface and a garment surface and being comprised of an absorbent means underlayed by a liquid barrier means, wherein the sanitary napkin is relatively highly flexible and has a capacity great enough to handle medium to high m ...


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Thomas Ward Osborn III, Deborah Catherine Schmitz, James William Cree, Melisse Noel Elder: Absorbent article with means for directional fluid distribution. The Procter & Gamble Co, Jeffrey V Bamber, Steven W Miller, Jacobus C Rasser, December 8, 1998: US05846230 (32 worldwide citation)

An absorbent article, such as a generally thin, flexible sanitary napkin with a topsheet, backsheet and absorbent core is provided. The absorbent article has a means for directional fluid distribution such as a fluid directing strip positioned between the topsheet and absorbent core, and an absorben ...


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Thomas Ward Osborn III, Deborah Catherine Schmitz: Generally thin, flexible, sanitary napkin with central absorbent hump. The Procter & Gamble Company, Jeffrey V Bamber, March 28, 2000: US06042575 (22 worldwide citation)

A generally thin, flexible sanitary napkin capable of handling medium to high menstrual flows which has a central absorbent hump is disclosed. The hump comprises a longitudinally-oriented elongated medial absorbent hump that projects from the body surface of the sanitary napkin. The sanitary napkin ...


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Thomas Ward Osborn III, Deborah Catherine Schmitz, James William Cree, Melisse Noel Elder: Absorbent article with means for directional fluid distribution. The Procter & Gamble Company, Edward J Milbrada, Jeffrey V Bamber, Steven W Miller, July 15, 1997: US05647862 (21 worldwide citation)

An absorbent article, such as a generally thin, flexible sanitary napkin with a topsheet, backsheet and absorbent core is provided. The absorbent article has a means for directional fluid distribution such as a fluid directing strip positioned between the topsheet and absorbent core, and an absorben ...


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Osborn Thomas Ward Iii, Schmitz Deborah Catherine, Cree James William, Elder Melisse Noel: Absorbent article with means for directional fluid distribution. Procter & Gamble, April 17, 1996: EP0706361-A1 (21 worldwide citation)

An absdorbent article, such as a generally thin, flexible sanitary napkin with a topsheet, backsheet and absorbent core is provided. The absorbent article has a means for directional fluid distribution such as a fluid directing strip positioned between the topsheet and absorbent core, and an absorbe ...