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Clinical Study

Comparison between Tube Ileostomy and Loop Ileostomy as a Diversion Procedure

Table 2

Complications following tube and loop ileostomy.


Tube ileostomy
 Peritubal leak310.0
 Tube block516.6
 Distal anastomotic leak13.3
 Tube migration 13.3
Loop ileostomy
 Peristomal skin irritation413.3
 Electrolyte imbalance26.6
 Retraction 13.3
 Post ileostomy closure obstruction26.6
 Wound infection 620.0

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