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Table 3 Postoperative outcome

From: Thoracoscopic T2-T3 versus T4 sympathectomy for primary palmar hyperhidrosis in children and adolescents: a randomized comparative study

  Group I
(18 patients, 32 procedures)
Group II
(14 patients, 25 procedures)
Significance
Bilateral (n= 14) Unilateral (n= 4) Bilateral (n= 11) Unilateral (n= 3)
Postoperative over dryness 5 (28.6%) 1 0 0 -
Compensatory sweating 7 (50%) 0 5 (45.4%) 0 0.570
Temporary Horner’s syndrome 1 (7.14%) 0 0 0 -
Recurrence of significant hand sweating 0 0 0 0 0
  1. *Significant as p value < 0.05