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Table 3 Postoperative Complications

From: Spectrum of perforation peritonitis in India-review of 504 consecutive cases

Complication n = 504
Abdominal collection 46(9)
Wound infection 126(25)
Pneumonia 143(28)
Dyselectrolaemia 88(17)
Septicemia 90(18)
Acute renal failure 51(10)
Burst abdomen 44(9)
Anastomotic leak 34(7)
Overall morbidity 251(50)
Mortality 51(10)
  1. Values in parenthesis are percentages.