PROLENE® Polypropylene Mesh

For open ventral and inguinal hernia repair. Provides high burst strength and tensile strength for a strong repair.1,2 PROLENE Polyproylene Mesh is nonabsorbable and is constructed of the same knitted polypropylene monofilament as PROLENE® Polypropylene Suture that resist degradation by tissue enzyme and retain strength indefinitely in clinical use.3 Its bidirectional elastic property allows adaptation to various stresses encountered in the body.3 PROLENE Polyproylene Mesh is customizable and may be trimmed without unraveling.3

PROLENE® Polypropylene Mesh

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PMH PMH Square 

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PMII PMII Rectangle 

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PML PML Square 

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PMLK PMLK Large pre-shaped keyhole 

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PMSK PMSK Small pre-shaped keyhole 

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PMXL PMXL Rectangle 

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PMXS PMXS Rectangle 

Supporting Documentation

Clinical Evidence

Hernia Evidence Summary

Product Support

PROLENE® Polypropylene Mesh Brochure

References

1. Cobb WS, Warren JA, Ewing JA, Burnikel A, Merchant M, Carbonell AM. Open Retromuscular Mesh Repair of Complex Incisional Hernia: Predictors of Wound Events and Recurrence. J Am Coll Surg. 2015; 220: 606-13. 

2. Holste JL. Are Meshes With Lightweight Construction Strong Enough? Int Surg. 2005;90:S10-S12.

3. PROLENE® Polypropylene Mesh. Instructions for Use. Ethicon Inc. Somerville, NJ.

For complete indications, contraindications, warnings, precautions, and adverse reactions, please reference full package insert.