There are different options for open surgical parastomal hernia repair. Your surgeon will select one
There is debate concerning the incidence of incisional and parastomal hernias after different types of surgery. Learn more about this debate here.
Learn more about Laparoscopic Hernia Repair, a new, less-invasive, and safer procedure that may be used for incisional hernias and parastomal hernias.
Ostomy patients, whether with a colostomy, ileostomy or a urostomy, are prone to Parastomal Hernias
A hernia is an abnormal protrusion or displacement of intestine through a weak area, or defect. Hern
Find out more about incisional hernias, which develop as a result of your ostomy surgery, and consist in part of the intestine lodging inside the incision.