PROLENE® Polypropylene Hernia System

PROLENE Hernia System offers secure posterior repair from a simple anterior approach and has three points of protection. It demonstrates reproducible outcomes with different surgeons.1 PROLENE Hernia System has a bilayer design proven to combine anterior and posterior repair. It is the first bilayered mesh device with low reported recurrence rate.2* PROLENE Hernia System reduced operative and recovery time when compared to the Lichtenstein patch repair technique.3

PROLENE® PHS

Product Specifications

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PHSE PHSE Extended 

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PHSE6 PHSE6 Extended 

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PHSL PHSL Large 

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PHSL6 PHSL6 Large 

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PHSM PHSM Medium 

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PHSM6 PHSM6 Medium 

Supporting Documentation

Clinical Evidence

Hernia Evidence Summary

References

*Recurrence rates evaluated up to 3 years post-implantation.

1. Gilbert A, et al. Closer to an ideal solution for inguinal hernia repair: comparison between general surgeons and hernia specialists. Hernia. 2005;10:162-168.

2. Gilbert AI, Young J, Graham MF, Divilio LT, Patel B. Combined anterior and posterior inguinal hernia repair: intermediate recurrence rates with three groups of surgeons. Hernia. 2004;8(3):203-207.

3. Kingsnorth AN, et al. Prolene hernia system compared with Lichtenstein patch: a randomized double blind study of short-term and medium-term outcomes in primary inguinal hernia repair. Hernia. 2002;6:113-119.

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