Restorelle® DirectFix Anterior Mesh products incorporate Smartmesh® technology in a customized shape specifically for pelvic floor repair procedures. Smartmesh – a physiologically compatible, ultra-lightweight mesh.
Smartmesh technology provides long-term strength while maintaining vaginal elasticity of natural tissue. The mesh intended to be non-palpable to the patient and her partner. This mesh was designed by a surgeon, specifically with a woman’s anatomy and tissue healing requirements in mind.
Restorelle DirectFix Anterior Mesh is indicated for transvaginal anterior repair. DirectFix mesh is designed for flexibility and directional pull where you need it. Mesh is designed not to fray when customizing to the patients’ body and defect and provides full support.
- Low incidence of de novo dyspareunia (cf. 1, 3)
- Vaginal elasticity maintained (cf. 5)
- Non-palpable to patient and partner (cf. 3, 5)
Stage of Prolapse:
For mild, moderate, and severe prolapse
Preference and Approach:
Single incision fixation
Digitex® suture delivery system.
- Data on file.
- Hawthorn R. et al. (2007). Use of ultra lightweight mesh in vaginal vault repair to minimize complications: A two centre observational study. The British International Congress of Obstetrics & Gynaecology.
- Alinsod R. (2008). Long term outcomes of vaginal pelvic floor repair using an ultra lightweight mesh. Presented at the 37th Global Congress of Minimally Invasive Gynecology (AAGL), Las Vegas, NV.
- Salamon et al. (2011). Prospective cohort study of robotic sacrocolpopexy using lightweight polypropylene Y-mesh. Presented at the 40th Global Congress of Minimally Invasive Gynecology (AAGL), Hollywood, FL.
- North, C.E. et al. (2005). A preliminary study to compare the vaginal palpability of two different mesh materials used for laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy. International Urogynecology Journal.