With GYNECARE TVT ABBREVO® Continence System you can be confident that you are delivering consistent effectiveness with less mesh. It provides excellent tension-free support with just 12 cm of mesh. It uses less mesh in the thigh muscles. That means that 84% less mesh is placed in adductor muscles and 38% less mesh overall.120,130
Like a full length obturator sling, GYNECARE TVT ABBREVO® provides sufficient support with the symmetrical bilateral placement of a 12-cm mesh, which reaches 3 key anatomical structures: obturator internus, obturator membrane and obturator externus.130
GYNECARE TVT ABBREVO® is a 12cm transobturator mid-urethral sling used for the treatment of female stress urinary incontinence.
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GYNECARE TVT ABBREVO® Continence System offers the same effectiveness with less mesh. In a randomized, controlled trial, a modified obturator procedure with a shorter mesh, which is similar to GYNECARE TVT ABBREVO®, delivered the same consistent effectiveness as the full length GYNECARE TVT™ Obturator System Tension-free Support for Incontinence*120
Patients in the Modified GYNECARE TVT Obturator System group had:†120
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