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Table 3 Total complications and proportions

From: Minilaparoscopic versus single incision cholecystectomy for the treatment of cholecystolithiasis: a meta-analysis and systematic review

Complications MLC SILC
bile duct obstrction 2 (0.1%) 2 (0.3%)
cerebrovascular accidents 1 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%)
acute myocardial infarction 2 (0.1%) 0 (0.0%)
transient ischemic attack 2 (0.1%) 0 (0.0%)
other embolisms 3 (0.1%) 0 (0.0%)
pulmonary embolism 3 (0.1%) 1 (0.1%)
digestive system complications 15 (0.7%) 8 (1.2%)
gastroparesis paralytic ileus 7 (0.3%) 4 (0.6%)
nausea and vomiting 93 (4.5%) 54 (8.0%)
operative complications 30 (1.4%) 19 (2.8%)
peritonitis 3 (0.1%) 1 (0.1%)
bile spillage 9 (0.4%) 9 (1.3%)
urinary retention 1 (0.0%) 1 (0.1%)
peforation of diaphragm 0 (0.0%) 1 (0.1%)
wound infection 0 (0.0%) 6 (0.9%)
incisional hernia 0 (0.0%) 1 (0.1%)
choledocholithiasis 0 (0.0%) 1 (0.1%)
Total 171 (8.2%) 108 (15.9%)