Parastomal hernia repair with acellular dermal matrix.

  title={Parastomal hernia repair with acellular dermal matrix.},
  author={Joyce K Aycock and Alessandro Fichera and Janice C. Colwell and David H Song},
  journal={Journal of wound, ostomy, and continence nursing : official publication of The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society},
  volume={34 5},
PURPOSE Treatment of parastomal hernia is often complicated by a high recurrence rate and likelihood of wound contamination. We reported an initial series of parastomal hernia repairs performed with acellular dermal matrix. METHODS We reviewed a series of 11 patients who had parastomal hernia repairs with acellular dermal matrix and recorded the type of ostomy, previous repair, associated intestinal pathology, type of repair performed, perioperative complications, and rate of recurrence… CONTINUE READING