Sigmoid colon diverticulosis adherent to mesh plug migration after open inguinal hernia repair.

PURPOSE Tension-free hernia repair with polypropylene mesh plug and patch is currently the most popular technique for open inguinal hernioplasty. It is well tolerated by most patients with few complications. Despite these excellent results, late-onset complications may occur. METHODS An 83-year-old man reported 2 weeks of bloody stool. His medical history… CONTINUE READING