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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Nutritional assessment compared with preoperative and postoperative according to whether they were treated with chemotherapy

Preoperative statusPostoperative after 6 months


Patients without chemotherapy (N=137)Patients with chemotherapy (N=237)P-valuePatients without chemotherapy (N=137)Patients with chemotherapy (N=237)P-value
Lymphocyte1847±6391790±6080.3871950±6621759±6580.007
 <1500/μL118 (86.1%)203 (85.7%)0.89934 (68.0%)38 (76.0%)0.387
 ≥1500/μL19 (13.9%)34 (14.3%)16 (32.0%)12 (24.0%)
Albumin4.1±0.44.0±0.50.0224.2±0.44.1±0.40.007
 <3.5 g/dL128 (93.4%)216 (91.1%)0.432135 (98.5%)235 (99.2%)0.577
 ≥3.5 g/dL9 (6.6%)21 (8.9%)2 (1.5%)2 (0.8%)
Hemoglobin12.9±2.012.3±2.10.00913.1±1.612.7±1.70.043
Anemia0.0090.009
 No84 (61.3%)112 (47.3%)95 (69.3%)132 (55.7%)
 Yes28 (38.7%)125 (52.7%)42 (30.7%)105 (44.3%)
Instant nutrition assessment0.9320.021
 Good88 (65.0%)155 (65.4%)101 (73.7%)147 (62.0%)
 Poor49 (35.0%)82 (34.6%)36 (26.3%)90 (38.0%)
 188 (64.2%)155 (65.4%)0.276101 (73.7%)147 (62.0%)0.048
 240 (29.2%)61 (25.7%)0 (0.0%)2 (0.8%)
 34 (2.9%)3 (1.3%)34 (24.8%)87 (36.7%)
 45 (3.7%)18 (7.6%)2 (1.5%)1 (0.4%)
Surg Metab Nutr 2019;10:46-53 https://doi.org/10.18858/smn.2019.10.2.46
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