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Diseases of the Colon & Rectum

, Volume 50, Issue 7, pp 1080–1081 | Cite as

Recurrent Postoperative Perineal Hernia: Transperineal Redo Mesh Repair

  • Dan Enger Ruiz
  • Marat Khaikin
  • David Vivas
  • Martin Newman
  • Steven D. WexnerEmail author
Multimedia Article Tracy Hull, M.D., Editor

Postoperative perineal hernia is a rare complication after abdominoperineal resection or pelvic exenteration. In this video article, we describe one technique of transperineal mesh repair of recurrent symptomatic perineal hernia after previous transabdominal mesh repair of the hernia developed after abdominoperineal resection. To date, this redo mesh repair is the only report that we could find in the English literature.

Key words

Perineal hernia Recurrent Mesh Transperineal repair 

Supplementary material

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Copyright information

© The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  • Dan Enger Ruiz
    • 1
  • Marat Khaikin
    • 1
  • David Vivas
    • 1
  • Martin Newman
    • 1
  • Steven D. Wexner
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of Colorectal SurgeryCleveland Clinic FloridaWestonUSA

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