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Table. 1.

Perforation Detection Rate and Perforation Site of Colonoscopy

Diagnostic colonoscopy Therapeutic colonoscopy p-value
Perforation detection rate Total colonoscopy 60,288 9,170 0.015
Perforation 16 (0.027) 7 (0.076)
Perforation site Left colon 16 5 0.025
Right colon 0 2

Values are presented as number or number (%).

Korean J Gastroenterol 2022;79:210~216 https://doi.org/10.4166/kjg.2022.024
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