Table 1

Postoperative complications

Complication

EN group

(n = 8)

EN+PN group

(n = 9)


Surgery related complications

Pancreatic leakage (minor leakage)

0

1

Anastomotic leakage (minor leakage)

1

0

Ileus

1

0

Ulcer at anastomotic portion

0

1

Wound infection

3

1

General complications

Pulmonary

1

0

Total number of patients with complications

5

4

Mortality

1

0

No significant differences noted.


Nagata et al. Nutrition Journal 2009 8:24   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-8-24

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