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Table 2 Postoperative complications in 95 patients with stage 0-III rectal cancer undergoing robotic-assisted total mesorectal excision

From: Robotic-assisted total mesorectal excision with the single-docking technique for patients with rectal cancer

Complications Number (%) Management
Post-operative bleeding 1 (1.0%) Laparotomy
Intra-abdominal infection/abscess 3 (3.2%) 2: conservative treatment
1: CT-guided pig-tail drainage
Coloanal Anastomosis Stenosis 4 (4.2%) Colonoscopic dilation
Ileus 1 (1.0%) Conservative treatment
Anastomosis leakage 5 (5.4%) Loop transverse colostomy
Urethral injury 1 (1.0%) Conservative treatment
Pulmonary complication 2 (2.1%) Conservative treatment
Total 17 (17.9%)