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Table 3 Description of Patients With Severe Gastrointestinal Complications (n = 17)

From: Morbidity and mortality of serious gastrointestinal complications after lung transplantation

Complications N Timing Operative management Mortality
Early Late Yes No
Biliar pathology:
Acute Cholecystitis
Papillitis due to cholelithiasis
4 (23.5%)
3
1
0 4 4 0 1
Paralytic ileus
Small bowel obstruction
Large bowel obstruction
2 (11.7%)
1
1
1 1 2 0 2
Gastrointestinal bleeding
Upper: Peptic ulcer
AGML
Lower: Polys
4 (23.5%)
1
1
2
1 3 3 1 3
Perforations
Diverticulitis
Peritonitis
3 (17.6)
2
1
3 0 3 0 2
Pneumatosis coli 3 (17.6) 0 3   3 1
  1. AGML Acute gastric mucosal lesions