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Table 2 Comparison of surgical outcomes of distal pancreatectomy for PDAC

From: LDP vs ODP for pancreatic adenocarcinoma: a case matched study from a single-institution

Variables LDP (n = 17) ODP (n = 34) P value
Operation time (min) 190 (100–390) 245 (155–420) 0.064
Intraoperative blood loss (mL) 50 (30–500) 400 (100–3900) 0.000
First flatus time (d) 3 (1–4) 4 (2–6) 0.001
First oral intake (d) 3 (1–6) 4 (2–9) 0.003
Pancreatic fistula    0.484
Grade A 6 (35.3) 6 (17.6)  
Grade B 3 (17.6) 9 (26.5)  
Grade C 0 (0) 1 (2.9)  
Clavien-Dindo grade    0.754
Grade I 3 (17.6) 4 (11.8)  
Grade II 3 (17.6) 7 (20.6)  
Grade III 0 (0) 2 (5.9)  
Grade IV 0 (0) 0 (0)  
grade V 0 (0) 1 (2.9)  
Resection margin    0.650
R0 16 (94.1) 29 (85.3)  
R1 1 (5.9) 5 (14.7)  
Postoperative hospital stay (d) 13 (4–23) 15.5 (6–40) 0.022
30 day re-admission 0 (0) 2 (5.9) 0.547