Retrospective Cohort Study
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World J Hepatol. Feb 27, 2019; 11(2): 199-207
Published online Feb 27, 2019. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v11.i2.199
Table 3 Complications after major liver resections in patients undergoing major liver resections in a low volume Caribbean center
OverallNumber of patients with any complication21/6930.4%
MinorClavien-Dindo I or II17/6924.6%
Deep Vein Thrombosis22.9%
Surgical site infections22.9%
Bile leaks45.8%
ISGLS Grade-B post-hepatic liver failure710.1%
MajorClavien-Dindo III or IV11/6915.9%
Anastomotic dehiscence11.5%
Intra-abdominal collection45.8%
Right hepatic artery injury11.5%
Strangulated internal hernia11.5%
ISGLS Grade-C post-hepatic liver failure45.8%
Mortality30-d mortality: All causes (1) 69 yr-old man: Sepsis after bladder leak after abdomino-perineal resection for synchronous colorectal liver metastases (2) 80 yr-old man: bile leak after extended right hepatectomy for colorectal liver metastases (3) 69 yr-old woman: Post-Hepatic Liver Failure after extended right hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma (4) 79 yr-old man: Anastomotic leak after extended right hepatectomy for hilar cholangiocarcinoma4/695.8%