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Table 3 Morbidity and mortality

From: Laparoscopy-assisted versus open D2 radical gastrectomy for advanced gastric cancer without serosal invasion: a case control study

Variables LAG(n = 224) OG(n = 112) P-value
Surgical complication 10 11 0.056
Duodenal stump fistula 1 1  
Anastomotic leakage 1 1  
Pancreatic fistula 1 1  
Lymphatic fistula 2 3  
Abdominal infection 2 1  
Gastric stasis 1 1  
Anastomotic bleeding 1 1  
Anastomotic stenosis 1 1  
Intestinal obstruction 0 1  
Surgical complication grade    0.277
TOSGS 1 6 3  
TOSGS 2 4 7  
TOSGS 3 0 1  
TOSGS 4 0 0  
TOSGS 5 0 0  
Medical complication 15 6 0.633
Pneumonia 13 4  
Septicemia 1 0  
Angiocardiopathy 1 1  
DIC 0 1  
Medical complication grade    0.590
TOSGS 1 8 2  
TOSGS 2 5 2  
TOSGS 3 0 0  
TOSGS 4 0 0  
TOSGS 5 2 2  
Mortality 2 2 0.859
  1. Results presented as number of patients DIC, disseminated intravascular coagulation; TOSGS, therapy-oriented severity grading system. P-values are for comparison of the LAG and OG groups.