Laparoscopic repair of parastomal hernias is a safe and feasible technique. In our experience, laparoscopic parastomal hernia repair with "keyhole techniques" had a disappointing high recurrence rate. Therefore we changed to a "modified Sugarbaker technique" with promising early results.
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