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Table 2 The relationship between amputation side and stump problems

From: Surgical revision for stump problems after traumatic above-ankle amputations of the lower extremity

Amputation side Cases Timea Excess soft tissue Scar Ulcer Neuroma Spur
N(%) N(%) N(%) N(%) N(%)
Unilateral 59 1.11 ± 0.58 16(16.5) 31(28.88) 10(9.65) 28(26.13) 34(38.5)
Bilateral 13 1.09 ± 0.49 8(7.5) 11(13.12) 4(4.35) 10(11.87) 22(17.5)
Statistics   0.137 0.069 1.054 0.057 0. 820 5.610
P value   0.892 0.792 0.305 0.812 0.365 0.018
  1. aMean months from primary amputation to stump revision, logarithmic transformation was performed to obtain normal distribution. Bold numbers mean P <0.05.