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Table 2 Postoperative complications

From: Impact of neoadjuvant treatment on total mesorectal excision for ultra-low rectal cancers

Complications Group A
n (%)
Group B
n (%)
Group C
n (%)
P value
Cardiac 7 (10.1) 1 (1.7) 1 (1.9) NS (0.272)
Pulmonary 1(1.4) 1 (1.7) 4 (7.5) NS (0.140)
Urinary 12 (17.4) 2 (3.4) 3 (5.7) NS (0.380)
Surgical     
   Intraoperative 2 (2.8) 0 (0) 1 (1.9)  
   Postoperative 1 (1.4) 2 (3.4) 0 (0) NS (0.314)
Wound 6 (8.7) 8 (13.8) 8 (15.1) NS (0.209)
Leak 0 (0) 2 (22) 2 (10) NS (0.438)
Re-operation 7 (10.1) 3 (5.2) 2 (3.8) NS (0.604)
30-day mortality 1 (1.4) 0 (0) 0 (0) NS
Overall perioperative complication 30 (43.4) 17 (29.3) 21 (39.6) NS
     NS