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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of patients undergoing parastomal hernia repair (n = 76)

From: Parastomal hernia repair with onlay mesh remains a safe and effective approach

Age (years)  
 Mean + SD; range 63.0 ± 13.6; 32–83
Sex  
 Male 38 (50%)
 Female 38 (50%)
Stoma type  
 End colostomy 30 (40%)
 End ileostomy 19 (25%)
 Ileal conduit 16 (21%)
 Loop colostomy 5 (6.5%)
 End-loop colostomy 4 (5%)
 Loop ileostomy 2 (2.5%)
Incision, n = 69  
 Peristomal 41 (59%)
 Midline 28 (41%)
Mesh used, n = 64  
 Polypropylene mesh 55 (86%)
 Biologic mesh 5 (8%)
 Composite mesh 4 (6%)
Complications  
 Wound problem 8 (11%)
 Recurrence 16 (21%)
Follow-up time (months)  
 Mean + SD; range 93.1 ± 57.8; 3–218
Time to recurrence (months)  
 Mean + SD; range 29.4 ± 20.7; 5–75
Operative time (h)  
 Mean + SD; range 3.0 ± 1.7; 0.5–7.3
Length of hospital stay (days)  
 Mean + SD; range 23.3 ± 37.9; 2–191