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Table 4 Conversion and postoperative infection rates among patients operated on with complicated appendicitis which the appendiceal stump was closured by metal endoclip (n = 118)

From: Appendiceal stump closure by metal endoclip in the management of complicated acute appendicitis

Parameter Event# %*
Conversion rate 1 0.85%
Wound infection 3 2.54%
Intra-abdominal infection 6 5.08%
Postoperative complications 0 0
  1. Note: *(Relative number). #Event (Absolute number).