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Table 4 Surgical site infections (SSIs) stratified for the presence of stent

From: Role of preoperative biliary stents, bile contamination and antibiotic prophylaxis in surgical site infections after pancreaticoduodenectomy

Complications All Non-stented patients Stented patients P value
N (% col) N (% col) N (% col)
SSI superficial: No/Yes 157 (88.2)/21 (11.8) 82 (91.1)/8 (8.9) 75 (85.2)/13 (14.8) 0.325
SSI deep: No/Yes 162 (91.0)/16 (9.0) 86 (95.6)/4 (4.4) 76 (86.4)/12 (13.6) 0.038
SSI organ/space: No/Yes 131 (73.2)/48 (26.8) 70 (77.8)/20 (22.2) 61 (68.5)/28 (31.5) 0.163
  1. Bold data are statistical significant results