Skip to main content

Advertisement

Springer Nature is making SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 research free. View research | View latest news | Sign up for updates

Table 7 Anastomotic techniques and incidence of leakage (N = 11,791)

From: Current state of esophageal cancer surgery in China: a national database analysis

IssueNo. of patient (%)anastomotic leakage (%)
Intrathoracic3899181 (4.6)
 Instrumental3371 (28.6)155 (4.6)
 hand sewing528 (4.5)26 (4.9)
Cervical7892410 (5.2)
 Instrumental3746 (31.8)240 (6.4)
 hand sewing4146 (35.1)170 (4.1)