Table 1

Perioperative outcomes of 64 compression end-to-side Roux-and-Y jejunojejunostomy and 59 handsewn end-to-side Roux-and-Y jejunojejunostomy

Compression anastomosis (n=64)

Handsewn anastomosis (n=59)

p


Estimated intraoperative blood loss

178±32 ml

182±23 ml

.065

Mean jejunojejunostomy time

11±4 min

23±7 min

<0.05

Intraoperative mortality

0%

0%

N.E.

Surgical morbidity

7.8%

8.5%

N.E.

Intestinal obstruction

2 (n)

1 (n)

N.E.

Duodenal fistula

1 (n)

1 (n)

N.E.

Pancreatic fistula

/

1 (n)

N.E.

Esophago-jejunal leakage

/

1 (n)

N.E.

Wall infections

2 (n)

/

N.E.

Non-surgical morbidity

16.8%

14.1%

.183

Starting time to oral feeding

7th day

7th day

/

Intestinal canalization

2.1±0.6 min

2.3±0.5 min

.321

Mean hospital stay

10±2 days

10±3 days

.137


N.E. Not evaluated

Marano et al. BMC Surgery 2012 12(Suppl 1):S27   doi:10.1186/1471-2482-12-S1-S27

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