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Clinical Study

Incidence and Predictors of Gastrocutaneous Fistula in the Pediatric Patient

Table 1

Descriptive of the patients undergoing GCF closure. Data is mean ± standard deviation.

Characteristics of patients with persistent gastrocutaneous fistula (GCF) 𝑁 = 4 9

Age 4 . 2 ± 3 . 6 years
Sex13F : 36M
Duration of original Gtube 2 . 8 ± 2 . 3 years
Persistence of GCF until surgical correction 2 . 9 ± 3 . 4 months
Length of stay for GCF closure 3 . 1 ± 4 . 1 days
Complications after GCF closure6 patients
(skin/wound related)

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