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Table 4 Clinical Characteristics of Mortalities

From: Predictors of Poor Postoperative Outcomes in Pediatric Surgery Patients in Rural Ghana

Patient Gender Age Insurance Diagnosis Time from Admission to Surgery (days) Time to Death (Postop Day)
1 1  < 1 mo Yes Bowel obstruction due to congenital constricting bands 2 1
2 1  < 1 mo No Esophageal atresia 3 2
3 1  < 1 mo Yes Bowel ischemia 4 4
4 1 1–2 yrs Yes Intussusception 0 3
5 2 3–5 yrs Yes Intussusception 10 0
6 2 3–5 yrs Yes Intussusception 3 0
7 2  > 5 yrs No Hepatic abscess 8 32
8 2  > 5 yrs Yes Typhoid perforation 1 1