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Table 2 Postoperative complications in patients who underwent RC on IC and TUC

From: Comparing the outcome of ileal conduit and transuretero-cutaneostomy urinary diversion after radical cystectomy: a retrospective cohort study

  IC, N = 30 TUC, N = 22 P
Intraoperative complication, n (%)
 Bleeding 17 (56.7) 10 (45.4) 0.424
Overall postoperative complications 17 (56.7) 6 (27.3) 0.035
Early postoperative complications, n (%)
 Postoperative ileus 2 (6.6) 0 0.502
 Anastomotic leak 4 (13.3) 1 (4.5) 0.381
 Sepsis 2 (6.6) 1 (4.5) 0.746
 Wound dehiscence 5 (16.6) 2 (9.1) 0.685
 Peritonitis 3 (10) 0 0.253
 Respiratory distress 1 (3.3) 1 (4.5) 0.822
Late postoperative complications, n (%)
 Stoma stenosis 0 5 (22.7) 0.010
 Anastomotic stricture 1 (3.3) 1 (4.5) 0.822
 Entero-cutaneous fistula 1 (3.3) 0 1.000
Biochemical complications, n (%)
 Metabolic acidosis * 8 (61.5) 2 (18.2) 0.047
 Creatinine level increased > 2 mg/dl 4 (13.3) 3 (13.6) 0.957
  1. IC ileal conduit, TUC transuretero-cutaneostomy
  2. All statistical analyses in this table used Chi-squared tests
  3. *Included 23 patients (IC, n = 14 and TUC, n = 11)