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Table 2 Features of patients who died

From: Factors affecting the outcome of surgically treated non-iatrogenic traumatic cervical esophageal perforation: 28 years experience at a single center

  Etiology Time interval for treatment Tracheal injury Type of treatment
1 Gunshot > 24 h Present Primary suture and drainage
2 Gunshot < 24 h Absent Primary suture
3 Gunshot < 24 h Present Drainage
4 Gunshot > 24 h Present Drainage
5 Foreign body > 24 h Absent Drainage