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Table 6 Comparison of operative results and outcomes of laparoscopic and open surgery

From: Current approaches in the surgical treatment of liver hydatid disease: single center experience

  Laparoscopic surgery
Median (min-max)
Open surgery
Median (min-max)
p
Operation time(min) 50(35–70) 74(39–95) 0.0001
Blood loss(ml) 60(40–220) 75(65–83) 0.0001
Length of hospital stay(days) 4(2–15) 7(3–15) 0.0001
ERC
 Preoperative 7(18.9) 3(13.0) 0.012
 Postoperative 0(0.0) 1(4.3)  
Morbidity
 Surgical site infection 0(0.0) 3(13.0) 0.052
 Temporary biliary fistula 0(0.0) 2(8.7) 0.143
 Periop. Bleeding 2(5.4) 1(4.3) 1.000
 Recurrence 1(2.7) 1(4.3) 1.000
 Mortality 0 0 1.000