Comment to: “Preventing parastomal hernia with modified stapled mesh stoma reinforcement technique (SMART) in patients who underwent surgery for rectal cancer: a case–control study.” By Canda AE. (Hernia. 2018 Jan 5. doi: 10.1007/s10029-017-1723-7. [Epub ahead of print])
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