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Table 3 Perioperative findings

From: Surgery in congenital lung malformations: the evolution from thoracotomy to VATS, 10-year experience in a single center

Variables Value
Operation, n (%)
➢ Cyst excision 42(44.7)
➢ Lobectomy 30(31.9)
➢ Wedge resection 13(13.8)
➢ Segmentectomy 8(8.5)
➢ Pneumonectomy 1(1.1)
Postoperative length of hospital stays, day, median (range) 5(2–10)
Drainage duration, day, median (range) 5(1–18)
Intraoperative complication, n
➢ Esophageal laceration 2
➢ Bronchial laceration 1
➢ Total (%) 3(3.2)
Perioperative complication, n (%)
➢ Prolonged air leakage 11(11.7)
➢ Hemorrhage 1(1.1)
➢ Pneumonia 1(1.1)
➢ Total 13(13.8)