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Table 2 EABS procedures detail

From: Endoscopy-assisted surgery for the management of benign breast tumors: technique, learning curve, and patient-reported outcome from preliminary 323 procedures

Incision location
 Areolar 303 (93.8%)
 Axillary 8 (2.4%)
 Infra-mammary fold 1 (0.3%)
Operation time
 Mean operation time (min) 81.4 ± 30.0 min
 Single 90 ± 20.6 min (35–150 min)
 Bilateral 121.8 ± 44.53 min (70–340 min)
Blood loss evaluation
 Blood loss (ml) 12.0 ± 9.1 ml
 Single 10.57 ± 3.12 ml (3–30 ml)
 Bilateral 21.05 ± 21.37 ml (5–140 ml)
Complication 21 (6.5%)
Hematoma 4 (1.2%)
Wound infection 2 (0.6%)
Seroma 11 (3.4%)
Poor wound healing 4 (1.2%)