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Table 3 Pathological findings and postoperative outcomes

From: Validity of predictive factors of acute complicated appendicitis

  January 2009 to December 2012 (172 cases, retrospective study) [5] January 2013 to October 2014 (116 cases, prospective study) p-Value
Severity of appendicitis (uncomplicated/complicated) 120/52 52/64 <0.01
Hospital stay 5 (3–31) 4 (3–22) N.S.
Postoperative complications 26 (15 %) 21 (18 %) N.S.
  1. Pathological findings of the resected appendix and postoperative outcomes compared with those of previously published retrospective data
  2. N.S., not significant