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Table 2 Perioperative characteristics of the TLH group vs the CLH group

From: Total versus conventional laparoscopic cyst excision and Roux-en-Y hepaticojejunostomy in children with choledochal cysts: a case–control study

  TLH group (n = 30) CLH group (n = 25) P
Time to oral intake (days) 3.57 ± 0.19 4.56 ± 0.27 <0.01b
Postoperative hospital stay (days) 5.50 ± 0.28 7.00 ± 0.74 <0.05b
Hospitalization expenses (CNY) 40,085 ± 2447 26,084 ± 2776 <0.001b
Intraoperative blood loss (ml) 9.57 ± 3.28 8.20 ± 1.13 0.72b
Time for jejunum-co-jejunum anastomosis (min) 80.50 ± 2.46 75.00 ± 2.04 0.10b
Postoperative complications (%) 3/30 2/25 0.79a
  1. Values are mean ± standard deviation
  2. aχ2 test
  3. bStudent t test