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Table 2 Total number, mortality, cases diagnosed with peritonitis or that had prolonged hospitalization (numbers and proportions) in bitches with pyometra that were euthanized, treated surgically or medically

From: Outcome of pyometra in female dogs and predictors of peritonitis and prolonged postoperative hospitalization in surgically treated cases

Bitches n Mortality n (%) Peritonitis n (%) Prolonged hospitalization n (%)
All 356 36 (10%) 44 (12%) 60 (19%)
Euthanized 32 32 (100%) 4 (12.5%) 0 (0%)
Surgically treated 315 4 (1%) 40 (13%) 60 (19%)
Medically treated 9 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%)