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Table 5 Abdominal fungal infections following liver transplantation in subgroups with reoperation

From: Impact of abdominal drainage systems on postoperative complication rates following liver transplantation

Parameter Group 1, n = 31 (open drain) Group 2, n = 82 (closed drain) p value
Overall abdominal infection rate 6 (19.5 %) 19 (23 %) 0.64 (ns)
Candida albicans infection rate (abdomen) 4 (13 %) 15 (18 %) 0.71 (ns)
  1. Group 1 open-circuit drainage (Easy Flow Drain), Group 2 closed-circuit drainage (Robinson Drainage System)