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Table 4 Comparison of postoperative complications between LADG and TLDG

From: Short-term surgical outcomes of laparoscopy-assisted versus totally laparoscopic Billroth-II gastrectomy for gastric cancer: a matched-cohort study

  LADG (n = 60) TLDG (n = 60) P value
Overall postoperative morbidity 5 (8.3) 5 (8.3) 1.000
Type
 Paralytic ileus 1 (1.7) 2 (3.3) 0.308
 Duodenal stump leakage 1 (1.7) 1 (1.7) 0.986
 Anastomotic bleeding 1 (1.7) 0 (0) 0.308
 Wound infection 0 (0) 1 (1.7) 0.320
 Nonsurgical complications 2 (3.3) 1 (1.7) 0.571
Dindo-Clavien grade
 II 3 (5.0) 3 (5.0) 1.000
 IIIa 2 (3.3) 2 (3.3) 1.000
 Readmission 1 (1.6) 0 (0) 1.000
 Reoperation 0 (0) 0 (0) -
 Hospital death 0 (0) 0 (0) -
  1. Data are presented as number (%)