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Table 3 Length of stay and hospitalization costs stratified by procedure type and complication

From: Postoperative complications after gastrointestinal pediatric surgical procedures: outcomes and socio-demographic risk factors

Procedure   Length of stay Hospitalization costs
mean (SD) mean (SD)
All procedures No complication 2.86 (3.73) 10,835 (13,285)
Complication 8.30 (10.01) 23,674 (31,117)
Appendectomy No complication 2.77 (3.17) 10,522 (8,085)
Complication 7.85 (7.41) 21,231 (24,413)
Cholecystectomy No complication 3.15 (3.83) 12,598 (24,436)
Complication 9.66 (19.65) 33,436 (52,209)
Colonic resection No complication 9.43 (16.35) 32,719 (47,642)
Complication 17.71 (10.04) 60,431 (50,716)
Pyloromyotomy No complication 2.42 (3.70) 7,865 (12,551)
Complication 4.85 (3.62) 14,585 (12,470)
Small bowel resection No complication 10.82 (17.63) 34,714 (50,135)
Complication 23.03 (41.15) 64,371 (81,317)