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Table 3 Indications for surgery

From: Proof-of-concept for intervention to prevent post-operative ileus in patients undergoing ileostomy formation

  Baseline (n = 261) Study period (n = 58)
 Cancer 140 (53.6%) 33 (56.9%)
 Inflammatory bowel disease 96 (36.8%) 21 (36.2%)
 Another condition 25 (9.6%) 4 (6.9%)
Grand total 216 (100%) 58 (100%)