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Table 2 Surgical and postoperative characteristics

From: A comparison of bronchial blocker under artificial pneumothorax and double-lumen endobronchial tube for lung isolation in thoracoscopic enucleation of oesophageal leiomyoma

Variables Total (N = 36) SLT-B group (N = 15) DLT group (N = 21) P value*
Operation time, min 107.5 (90, 135) 100 (75, 110) 120 (97.5, 150) 0.030
Estimated blood loss (ml) 27.5 (20, 50) 25 (20, 50) 30 (20, 50) 0.812
Mucosal injury 2 (5.6%) 0 2 (9.5%) 0.219
Postoperative complication 0 0 0 NA
Duration of chest tube 4.0 ± 2.2 2.5 ± 0.5 5.0 ± 2.4  < 0.001
Total hospital stay (days) 5.3 ± 2.3 3.9 ± 1.3 6.2 ± 2.4 0.001
  1. *Compared between SLT-B group and DLT group