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Table 3 Complications of the placement of nasobiliary catheter

From: Endoscopic nasobiliary drainage for obstructive jaundice using either a 5 Fr or 7 Fr catheter: a prospective, randomized trial

  5 Fr (n = 50) 7 Fr (n = 50) P
Acute pancreatitis 0 (0) 1 (2) 0.500
Intestinal bleeding 0 (0) 1 (2) 0.500
Self-removal of the drain 1 (2) 1 (2) 0.753
Spontaneous dislodgement 1 (2) 0 (0) 0.500
Kinking 1 (2) 0 (0) 0.500
  1. Data were shown as the number of patients with complications (percentage).