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Table 2 Postoperative difficulties and complications across both groups

From: Early outcomes of tapering jejunoplasty by antimesenteric seromuscular stripping and mucosal inversion for proximal jejunal atresia

Postoperative difficulties and complications compared across both groups Group A (n = 13) Group B (n = 9) p value
Stenosis 0 (0%) 1 (11.1%) 0.409
Anastomotic leak 1 (7.7%) 0 (0%) 0.591
Early transient bowel dysfunction and high nasogastric aspirates 1 (7.7%) 4 (44.4%) 0.043
Delayed feeding tolerance (need for PN beyond 14 days) 0 (0%) 3 (33.3%) 0.054
Failure to thrive (poor weight gain during infancy) 1 (7.7%) 3 (33.3%) 0.125
None of the above complications 10 (76.9%) 2 (22.2%) 0.027
  1. Data expressed as: number of cases (%)