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Table 2 Tumor locations and complication number (Complication number/Total)

From: Predictive factors for complications after surgical treatment for schwannomas of the extremities

  Number Locations Number Nerves involved Number
Upper limb 29/60 Upper arm 15/26 Brachial plexus 3/5
   Elbow 5/9 Median 13/21
   Forearm 3/9 Ulnar 5/16
   Hand and wrist 6/16 Radial 5/9
     Musculocutaneous 1/2
     Posterior interosseous 1/1
     Digital 1/6
Lower limb 20/81 Buttock and groin 0/2 Obturator 0/2
   Thigh 3/19 Sciatic 2/7
   Knee 6/17 Femoral 1/3
   Lower leg 8/25 Saphenous 1/7
   Foot and ankle 3/18 Tibial 8/24
     Common peroneal 4/11
     Deep peroneal 1/2
     Superficial peroneal 0/8
     Sural 2/6
     Plantar 1/11