Three Dimensional Body-conforming Bladder for an Absorbent Article

February 28, 2004

1. An absorbent article comprising: a multi-layer material comprising a topsheet, a backsheet, and an absorbent layer disposed between said topsheet and said backsheet; and a plurality of elongated resilient fluid-filled chambers abutting each other, the fluid filled chambers being disposed between at least a portion of said absorbent layer and said backsheet, said article further comprising means for inflating said resilient fluid-filled chambers.