Summary for ARTG Entry:
Bard Australia Pty Ltd - Ventralex ST Hernia Patch - Abdominal hernia surgical mesh, composite-polymer
ARTG entry for
Medical Device Included Class III
Bard Australia Pty Ltd
PO Box 613,NORTH RYDE, NSW, 1670
ARTG Start Date
Medical Device Class III
- The inclusion of the kind of device in the ARTG is subject to compliance with all conditions placed or imposed on the ARTG entry. Refer Part 4-5,
Division 2 (Conditions) of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 and Part 5, Division 5.2 (Conditions) of the Therapeutic Goods (Medical Devices) Regulations
2002 for relevant information.
- Breaching conditions of the inclusion related to the device of the kind may lead to suspension or cancellation of the ARTG entry; may be a criminal
offence; and civil penalties may apply.
Davol Inc Subsidiary of C R Bard Inc
100 Crossings Boulevard
WARWICK, RHODE ISLAND, 02886
United States Of America
1. Ventralex ST Hernia Patch - Abdominal hernia surgical mesh, composite-polymer
Single Device Product
44756 Abdominal hernia surgical mesh, composite-polymer
Ventralex ST Hernia Patch is a self-expanding bioresorbable coated, partially absorbable, sterile
prosthesis, containing 2 distinct layers stitched with PTFE monofilament, forming a positioning pocket and
strap. Shortly after placement, the biopolymer coating becomes a hydrated gel that is resorbed from the
site in less than 30 days. The device contains SorbaFlex PDO monofilament which provides memory and
stability to the device and absorption is essentially complete in 6-8 months.
The Ventralex ST Hernia Patch is indicated for use in the reinforcement of soft tissue, where weakness
exists, in procedures involving soft tissue repair, including repair of hernias and deficiencies caused by
Diameter (cm) 4.3 to 8
No Specific Conditions included on Record
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