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Table 4 Distribution of patients according to postoperative complications (N = 124)

From: Clinicopathological profile and surgical treatment of abdominal tuberculosis: a single centre experience in northwestern Tanzania

Postoperative complication Frequency Percentages
Surgical site infections 46 37.1
Paralytic ileus 12 9.7
Enterocutaneous fistula 10 8.1
Intraabdominal abscess/ peritonitis 8 6.5
Wound dehiscence/ burst abdomen 6 4.8
Keloids 5 4.0