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Table 2 Operation comparison between two groups

From: Sublobectomy is a safe alternative for localized cavitary pulmonary tuberculosis

Variable Lobectomy (n = 129) Sublobectomy (n = 74) P value
Operation time, min 134.9 ± 57.7 107.9 ± 46.4 < 0.001*
Intraoperative blood loss, ml 137.6 ± 234.2 62.0 ± 51.5 0.007*
Conversions to thoracotomy, N 3 3 0.48
Length of stay 7.1 ± 14.6 4.3 ± 2.2 0.037*
  1. *P < 0.05, sublobectomy group vs. lobectomy group