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Table 3 Detail of complications

From: Gastric cancer surgery: Billroth I or Billroth II for distal gastrectomy?

Complications   Billroth I Billroth II P value
Overall complication   126(20.1) 68(37.2) 0.000
Hemorrhage Deep 3(0.5) 2(1.1) NS
Wound dehiscence Superficial 2(0.3) 2(1.1) NS
  Deep 4 0 NS
Anastomotic leak   8(1.3) 6(3.3) NS
Infection Wound 2(0.3) 2(1.1) NS
  Deep 17(2.7) 19(10.4) 0.000
  PUO* 82(13.1) 36(19.7) 0.027
  Chest 17(2.7) 15(8.2) 0.001
  UTI 2(0.3) 3(1.6) NS
  Multiple 10(1.6) 10(5.5) 0.003
System failure Renal 7(1.1) 4(2.2) NS
  Respiratory 2(0.3) 2(1.1) NS
  Cardiac 2(0.3) 1(0.5) NS
  Hypotension 2(0.3) 1(0.5) NS
DVT   0 1(0.5) NS
Death   1(0.2) 2(1.1) NS
  1. *pyrexia of unknown origin, † urinary tract infection, ‡ deep venous thrombosis