Table 2

Adverse events

ComplicationNumber (%)Intervention
Minor
(CTCAE grade 2)
Leakage3 (12)Suture
Cellulitis3 (12)Oral antibiotics
Abdominal pain4 (16)Empirical antibiotics
Major
(CTCAE grade 3)
Drain malfunction1 (4)Blocked, removed
Positive ascitic fluid culture2 (8)Antibiotics
  • CTCAE, Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events.