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Table 4 Morbidity mortality, hospital stay duration patients with perforated Peptic ulcer disease in four teaching hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

From: Pattern and outcome of perforated peptic ulcer disease patient in four teaching hospitals in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: a prospective cohort multicenter study

Variables Number%
Hospital stay< 7 days5354.6
7–14 days3334.0
> 14 days1111.3
MorbidityPatch failure55.2
SSI55.2
pneumonia55.2
Post-operative collection11.1
Re-laparotomy (for patch failure & recollection)55.1
Total1616.5
outcomeDischarged improved9496.6
Died33.1