Laparoscopic Paracolostomy Hernia Mesh RepairGiuseppe, Virzì MD; Francesco, Scaravilli MD; Salvatore, Ragazzi MD; Diego, Piazza MDSurgical Laparoscopy Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques: December 2007 - Volume 17 - Issue 6 - p 548-550 doi: 10.1097/SLE.0b013e31812574e8 Case Reports Abstract Author Information Paracolostomy hernia is a common occurrence, representing a late complication of stoma surgery. Different surgical techniques have been proposed to repair the wall defect, but the lowest recurrence rates are associated with the use of mesh. We present the case report of a patient in which laparoscopic paracolostomy hernia mesh repair has been successfully performed. Chirurgia I, Ospedale Vittorio Emanuele, via Plebiscito 628, Catania, Italy Reprints: Dr Piazza Diego, MD, Chirurgia I, Ospedale Vittorio Emanuele, via Plebiscito 628, Catania, Italy (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org). Received for publication July 27, 2006; accepted May 11, 2007 © 2007 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.