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Table 2 Incisional Hernia Characteristics

From: Incisional hernia recurrence after open elective repair: expertise in abdominal wall surgery matters

  AWS N = 114 GS N = 123 P value
Location
 Midline N (%) 50 (43.9) 51 (41.5) 0.71
 Trocar Umbilical N (%) 29 (25.4) 38 (30.9) 0.35
 Parastomal N (%) 4 (4.6) 10 (8.1) 0.13
 Subcostal N (%) 5 (4.4) 6 (4.9) 0.86
 Lumbar N (%) 3 (2.6) 0 (0) 0.07
 Pfannenstiel N (%) 7 (6.1) 6 (4.9) 0.67
 Others N (%) 16 (14.2) 12 (9.8) 0.30
Previous repair N (%) 30 (26.3) 19 (15.4) 0.02
Complexitya
 Minor N (%) 22 (19.3) 34 (27) 0.14
 Moderate N (%) 65 (57) 69 (56.1) 0.31
 Severe N (%) 27 (23.7) 20 (16.3) 0.13
Length > 10 cm N (%) 31 (27.2) 7 (5.6) < 0.001
Width > 10 cm N (%) 46 (40.4) 17 (13.8) < 0.001
  1. a Slater NJ et al. Hernia 2014; 18:7–17 [19]