Zentralbl Chir 2011; 136(06): 568-574
DOI: 10.1055/s-0031-1283761
© Georg Thieme Verlag KG Stuttgart · New York

Prothetische Materialien in der Bauchwandchirurgie – ein Überblick

Meshes in Abdominal Wall Surgery – An Overview
H. Scheidbach
Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg, Klinik für Allgemein-, Viszeral- und Gefäßchirurgie, Magdeburg, Deutschland
S. Wolff
Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg, Klinik für Allgemein-, Viszeral- und Gefäßchirurgie, Magdeburg, Deutschland
H. Lippert
Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg, Klinik für Allgemein-, Viszeral- und Gefäßchirurgie, Magdeburg, Deutschland
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Publication Date:
19 October 2011 (online)


Die Bauchwand- und Hernienchirurgie ist ohne die prothetische Verwendung von Netzimplantaten heute nicht mehr vorstellbar. Imposant ist die Vielzahl der dabei verwendeten Fabrikate. Die Arbeit gibt unter Zusammenfassung der relevanten Materialgruppen einen Überblick über derzeit verwendete Materialien, beschreibt die Eigenschaften und weist auf relevante Unterschiede hin.


Abdominal wall surgery and hernia repair is nowadays not conceivable without the use of mesh prosthetics. There are countless products from various health-care companies available. This article gives an overview of meshes currently in use, describes their characteristics and indicates the relevant differences between the various groups of implants.

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