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Table 3 Post endoscopy outcomes of the studied groups

From: Endoscopic injection sclerotherapy versus N-Butyl-2 Cyanoacrylate injection in the management of actively bleeding esophageal varices: a randomized controlled trial

Variables Sclerotherapy group N: 56 (%) Cyanoacrylate group N: 57 (%) P-value
Control of active bleeding 47 (83.93%) 56 (98.25%) 0.007*
Rebleeding 15 (26.79%) 11 (19.30%) 0.344
Complications:
 Retrosternal pain 12 (21.43%) 6 (10.53%) 0.113
 Dysphagia 9 (16.07%) 4 (7.02%) 0.132
 Fever 4 (7.14%) 4 (7.02%) 0.979
 SBP 3 (5.36%) 2 (3.51%) 0.633
Hospital stay (days)    0.067
 Range (2–17) (2–13)  
 Mean ± SD 4.79 ± 2.85 3.95 ± 1.88  
Mortality 11 (19.64%) 9 (15.79%) 0.592
  1. *means statistical significant, SBP spontaneous bacterial peritonitis