Table 3

Operative data of the patients
Data Description No. (%) Total
Level of bilioenteric shunt from the carena ≥2 cm 5 (31.25%) 16
<2 cm 3 (18.75%)
At the carena (classic technique) 2 (12.50)
At the carena (left duct extension-Hepp Couinaud technique) 5 (31.25%)
Two separate ducts (septum was sutured and cut to form one stoma) 1 (6.25%)
Type of BEG Type I 3 (18.75%) 16
Type II 3 (18.75%)
Type III 10 (62.50%)
Other procedures Yes (cholecystectomy) 5 (31.25%) 16
No 11 (68.75%)

Operative time (min)

Mean (range)

227.5 min (150–350 min)

BEG: bilioenterogastrostomy.

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