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Chicago, Illinois 60611


This study will monitor surgically repaired large abdominal hernias requiring condensed fenestrated polytetrafluoroethylene mesh (cPTFE).

Study summary:

cPTFEi s a mesh-like product designed to reduce associated post surgical complications.


Inclusion Criteria: Has a non-sterile abdominal wall defect (incisional hernia or fascial defect) and needs to be repaired Exclusion Criteria: Non-pregnant, breast feeding or plans to become pregnant during the study; Using adequate birth control methods and agrees to continue using those methods for the duration of the study Confirmation of incisional hernia or fascial defect by CT scan within 6 months Incisional hernia or facial defect has no necrotic tissue. Such as fascial dehiscence, evisceration, small or large bowel repair, stoma manipulation, small chronic abdominal skin wounds, bowel obstruction Acceptable state of health and nutrition with pre-albumin levels of ≥ 15 mg/dL (0.15 g/L), serum albumin ≥ 2.0 g/dL (20 g/L). No abnormal pre-surgery laboratory values that, in the opinion of the Principal Investigator, place the subject at risk for the study. For subjects with Diabetes Mellitus, HbA1C <12% BMI ≤ 40 kg/m²



Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Gregory A Dumanian, MD
Northwestern University

Backup Contact:


Location Contact:

Chicago, Illinois 60611
United States

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Site Status: N/A

Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: August 31, 2019

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