Corrigendum to "Hiatal Hernia Repair with Gore Bio-A Tissue Reinforcement: Our Experience"

Giuseppe Di Buono, Antonino Agrusa, Gaspare Gulotta, Giorgio Romano, Daniela Chianetta, Giovanni De Vita, Giuseppe Frazzetta, Silvia Di Giovanni, Vincenzo Sorce

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abstract

Type I hiatal hernia is associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in 50-90% of cases. Several trials strongly support surgery as an effective alternative to medical therapy. Today, laparoscopic fundoplication is considered as the procedure of choice. However, primary laparoscopic hiatal hernia repair is associated with upto 42% recurrence rate. Mesh reinforcement of the crural closure decreases the recurrence but can lead to complications, above all nonabsorbable ones. We experiment a new totally absorbable mesh by Gore. Case. We present a case of a 65-year-old female patient with a 6-year classic history of GERD. Endoscopy revealed a large hiatal hernia and esophagitis. pH study was positive for acid reflux; esophageal manometry revealed LES intrathoracic dislocation. With laparoscopic approach, the hiatal hernia defect was identified and primarily repaired, by crural closure. Gore Bio-A Tissue Reinforcement was trimmed to fit the defect accommodating the esophagus. Nissen fundoplication was performed. Result. Bio-A mesh was easily placed laparoscopically. It has good handling and could be cut and tailored intraoperatively for optimal adaptation. There were no short-term complications. Conclusion. Crural closure reinforcement can be done readily with this new totally absorbable mesh replaced by soft tissue over six months. However, further data and studies are needed to evaluate long-term outcomes.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages1
JournalCASE REPORTS IN SURGERY
Volume2015
Publication statusPublished - 2015

Fingerprint

Hiatal Hernia
Herniorrhaphy
Leg
Fundoplication
Gastroesophageal Reflux
Recurrence
Esophagitis
Manometry
Esophagus
Endoscopy
Acids
corrigendum
Therapeutics

Cite this

Corrigendum to "Hiatal Hernia Repair with Gore Bio-A Tissue Reinforcement: Our Experience". / Di Buono, Giuseppe; Agrusa, Antonino; Gulotta, Gaspare; Romano, Giorgio; Chianetta, Daniela; De Vita, Giovanni; Frazzetta, Giuseppe; Di Giovanni, Silvia; Sorce, Vincenzo.

In: CASE REPORTS IN SURGERY, Vol. 2015, 2015.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Di Buono, Giuseppe ; Agrusa, Antonino ; Gulotta, Gaspare ; Romano, Giorgio ; Chianetta, Daniela ; De Vita, Giovanni ; Frazzetta, Giuseppe ; Di Giovanni, Silvia ; Sorce, Vincenzo. / Corrigendum to "Hiatal Hernia Repair with Gore Bio-A Tissue Reinforcement: Our Experience". In: CASE REPORTS IN SURGERY. 2015 ; Vol. 2015.
@article{f0145336e109428c8d9112bd9433aea1,
title = "Corrigendum to {"}Hiatal Hernia Repair with Gore Bio-A Tissue Reinforcement: Our Experience{"}",
abstract = "Type I hiatal hernia is associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in 50-90{\%} of cases. Several trials strongly support surgery as an effective alternative to medical therapy. Today, laparoscopic fundoplication is considered as the procedure of choice. However, primary laparoscopic hiatal hernia repair is associated with upto 42{\%} recurrence rate. Mesh reinforcement of the crural closure decreases the recurrence but can lead to complications, above all nonabsorbable ones. We experiment a new totally absorbable mesh by Gore. Case. We present a case of a 65-year-old female patient with a 6-year classic history of GERD. Endoscopy revealed a large hiatal hernia and esophagitis. pH study was positive for acid reflux; esophageal manometry revealed LES intrathoracic dislocation. With laparoscopic approach, the hiatal hernia defect was identified and primarily repaired, by crural closure. Gore Bio-A Tissue Reinforcement was trimmed to fit the defect accommodating the esophagus. Nissen fundoplication was performed. Result. Bio-A mesh was easily placed laparoscopically. It has good handling and could be cut and tailored intraoperatively for optimal adaptation. There were no short-term complications. Conclusion. Crural closure reinforcement can be done readily with this new totally absorbable mesh replaced by soft tissue over six months. However, further data and studies are needed to evaluate long-term outcomes.",
author = "{Di Buono}, Giuseppe and Antonino Agrusa and Gaspare Gulotta and Giorgio Romano and Daniela Chianetta and {De Vita}, Giovanni and Giuseppe Frazzetta and {Di Giovanni}, Silvia and Vincenzo Sorce",
year = "2015",
language = "English",
volume = "2015",
journal = "CASE REPORTS IN SURGERY",
issn = "2090-6900",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Corrigendum to "Hiatal Hernia Repair with Gore Bio-A Tissue Reinforcement: Our Experience"

AU - Di Buono, Giuseppe

AU - Agrusa, Antonino

AU - Gulotta, Gaspare

AU - Romano, Giorgio

AU - Chianetta, Daniela

AU - De Vita, Giovanni

AU - Frazzetta, Giuseppe

AU - Di Giovanni, Silvia

AU - Sorce, Vincenzo

PY - 2015

Y1 - 2015

N2 - Type I hiatal hernia is associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in 50-90% of cases. Several trials strongly support surgery as an effective alternative to medical therapy. Today, laparoscopic fundoplication is considered as the procedure of choice. However, primary laparoscopic hiatal hernia repair is associated with upto 42% recurrence rate. Mesh reinforcement of the crural closure decreases the recurrence but can lead to complications, above all nonabsorbable ones. We experiment a new totally absorbable mesh by Gore. Case. We present a case of a 65-year-old female patient with a 6-year classic history of GERD. Endoscopy revealed a large hiatal hernia and esophagitis. pH study was positive for acid reflux; esophageal manometry revealed LES intrathoracic dislocation. With laparoscopic approach, the hiatal hernia defect was identified and primarily repaired, by crural closure. Gore Bio-A Tissue Reinforcement was trimmed to fit the defect accommodating the esophagus. Nissen fundoplication was performed. Result. Bio-A mesh was easily placed laparoscopically. It has good handling and could be cut and tailored intraoperatively for optimal adaptation. There were no short-term complications. Conclusion. Crural closure reinforcement can be done readily with this new totally absorbable mesh replaced by soft tissue over six months. However, further data and studies are needed to evaluate long-term outcomes.

AB - Type I hiatal hernia is associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in 50-90% of cases. Several trials strongly support surgery as an effective alternative to medical therapy. Today, laparoscopic fundoplication is considered as the procedure of choice. However, primary laparoscopic hiatal hernia repair is associated with upto 42% recurrence rate. Mesh reinforcement of the crural closure decreases the recurrence but can lead to complications, above all nonabsorbable ones. We experiment a new totally absorbable mesh by Gore. Case. We present a case of a 65-year-old female patient with a 6-year classic history of GERD. Endoscopy revealed a large hiatal hernia and esophagitis. pH study was positive for acid reflux; esophageal manometry revealed LES intrathoracic dislocation. With laparoscopic approach, the hiatal hernia defect was identified and primarily repaired, by crural closure. Gore Bio-A Tissue Reinforcement was trimmed to fit the defect accommodating the esophagus. Nissen fundoplication was performed. Result. Bio-A mesh was easily placed laparoscopically. It has good handling and could be cut and tailored intraoperatively for optimal adaptation. There were no short-term complications. Conclusion. Crural closure reinforcement can be done readily with this new totally absorbable mesh replaced by soft tissue over six months. However, further data and studies are needed to evaluate long-term outcomes.

UR - http://hdl.handle.net/10447/206084

M3 - Article

VL - 2015

JO - CASE REPORTS IN SURGERY

JF - CASE REPORTS IN SURGERY

SN - 2090-6900

ER -