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Table 3 Perioperative features

From: Short- and long-term outcomes after colonic self-expandable metal stent placement for malignant large-bowel obstruction as a bridge to surgery focus on the feasibility of the laparoscopic approach: a retrospective, single center study

Characteristics   N = 75
Period to surgery (day)*   13 (0-62)
Approach of surgery (%) Open 21 (28.0)
  Lap 54 (72.0)
Tumor size (mm)*   65 (40-112)
Lymph node dissection*   25 (7-102)
Blood loss (ml)*   30 (0-4850)
Operation time (min)*   247 (127-812)
Postoperative complication (Clavien-Dindo) (%) Grade II 9 (12.0)
Grade IIIa 12 (16.0)
  Grade ≥ IIIb 0
Postoperative stay (day)*   13 (8-54)
Adjuvant chemotherapy (%) Yes 37 (71.2**)
Recurrence (%) Yes 7 (13.5**)
  1. *Median (min-max)
  2. **Percentage with 52 cases of curative resection, including 1 case of peritoneal dissemination