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Table 1 Patient data

From: The management of large perforations of duodenal ulcers

  Group A – 'Small' (Less than 1 cm) Group B – 'Large' (1 cm – 3 cm) Group C – 'Giant' (More than 3 cm)
Number of cases 122 (75.31 %) 38 (23.46 %) 02 (1.23 %)
Average age 39.46 years 47.18 years 37.50 years
Male/Female 109 : 13 37 : 1 2 : 0
Average Duration of Symptoms 2.5 days 3.18 days 3.50 days
Surgery Performed Omental Patch 119 ** Pyloroplasty 03 * Omental Patch 30 *** Jejunal Serosal Patch 04 * Antrectomy 04 * Antrectomy and Billroth II 01 Jejunal Serosal Patch 01
Post-operative Leak 03 (2.46 %) 05 (13.16 %) -
Morbidity 41 37 01
Post-operative Hospital Stay 6.93 days 13.65 days 6.00 days
Mortality 07 (5.74 %) 06 (15.79 %) 01 (50 %)
  1. Each * indicates one post-operative leak