Risk factors for the development of parastomal hernia after radical cystectomy.

@article{Donahue2014RiskFF,
  title={Risk factors for the development of parastomal hernia after radical cystectomy.},
  author={Timothy F. Donahue and Bernard H. Bochner and John P. Sfakianos and Matthew Kent and Melanie Bernstein and William Hilton and Eugene K Cha and Alyssa M Yee and Guido Dalbagni and Hebert Alberto Vargas},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={2014},
  volume={191 6},
  pages={1708-13}
}
PURPOSE Parastomal hernia is a frequent complication of stoma formation after radical cystectomy. We determined the prevalence and risk factors for the development of parastomal hernia after radical cystectomy. MATERIALS AND METHODS We conducted a retrospective study of 433 consecutive patients who underwent open radical cystectomy and ileal conduit between 2006 and 2010. Postoperative cross-sectional imaging studies performed for routine oncologic followup (1,736) were evaluated for… CONTINUE READING
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