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Surgery A versatile proprietary synthetic composed of expanded polytetrafluoroethylene, which is biologically similar to fascia and used for abdominal and thoracic wall, pediatric and diaphragmatic reconstructions, rectal, vaginal and urethral suspension, hernia repair, fascial defects
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Because bowhunting the early season often involves crossing small streams and walking through dew-covered fields, waterproof is a must, and these boots qualify, with their waterproof leather and new Gore Tex lining.
The company is involved in the design, manufacture and distribution of sports wear and Gore Tex outerwear in Canada and Sweden.