Table 6

Comparison between the three types of BEG
Type No. of cases No. of Anast. per case Success of Endoscopic access to HJ Time to reach HJ (min) Difficulty score (mean score) Bile in Stomach (mean score)
BEG I 3 5 2 (66%) 39.5 3.5 1
BEG II 3 5 2 (66%) 15 2.5 1.3
BEG III 10 3 10 (100%) 6.8 1.2 1

BEG: bilioenterogastrostomy, HJ: hepaticojejunostomy, Anast.: anastomoses.

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