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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Characteristics according to malignancy and non-malignancy

 Variables Pathology

Group A Non-malignancy (n=77) Group B Malignancy (n=80) P-value
Age (years) 57.9±13.3 62.8±10.0 0.010
Sex 0.122
 Male/Female 47/30 39/41
Comorbidity: One or more 43 (55.8%) 51 (63.7%) 0.312
Previous Diabetes mellitus 11 (14.3%) 33 (41.3%) <0.001
Operation 0.003
 PD* 5 (6.5%) 19 (23.8%)
 PPPD 72 (93.5%) 61 (76.3%)
Postoperative complication 15 (19.5%) 25 (31.3%) 0.091
Clavien-dindo classification 0.505
 Grade II 10 (66.7%) 14 (56.0%)
 Grade ≥III 5 (33.3%) 11 (44.0%)
Length of hospital stay 15.1±6.1 15.4±5.9 0.737
Body mass index (kg/m2) 23.6±3.2 23.2±3.1 0.431
Preoperative Quality of life 66.0±21.3 50.2±27.2 <0.001
Preoperative nutritional status 0.050
 Well-nourished 21 (27.3%) 11 (13.8%)
 At risk 48 (62.3%) 53 (66.3%)
 Malnourished 8 (10.4%) 16 (20.0%)

PD = Pancreatoduodenectomy;

PPPD = Pylorus preserving pancreatoduodenectomy.

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