Complete transmural gastric migration of PTFE mesh after surgery for a recurrent hiatal hernia.


Complications directly associated with the use of prosthetic materials in large hiatal hernia repair are rarely cited events in the literature. We herein report a case of a 47 year-old woman who came to our attention for a subacute onset of severe dysphagia and weight loss. She previously underwent laparotomic Nissen fundoplication with PTFE dual-mesh… (More)



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