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Table 2 Demographics and baseline data

From: Sonographic follow-up after endoscopic carpal tunnel release for severe carpal tunnel syndrome: a one-year neuroanatomical prospective observational study

Variables Patients (n = 31, 44 wrists) Control (n = 23, 46 wrists) P-value
Age (yr.) 53.4 ± 8.7 (29–68) 51.46 ± 6.4 (30–65) 0.231
Male/Female (n) 10 /21 8/15 0.864
Side (M/F, n)
 Double sides 13 (4/9) 23(8/15)  
 Single side 18 (6/12) 0(0/0)  
Occupation (n, %)
 Office employee 13 (41.9) 10 (43.5)  
 Factory employee 11 (35.5) 8 (34.8)  
 Soldier 1 (3.2) 0 (0)  
 Freelance worker 6(19.4) 5(21.7)  
Duration of symptoms (yr.) 3.4 ± 1.6  
EL - inlet(cm) 2.073 ± 0.718 0.016 ± 0.011 < 0.001
D - inlet(cm) 0.272 ± 0.045 0.213 ± 0.005 < 0.001
CSA - inlet(cm2) 0.141 ± 0.029 0.073 ± 0.005 < 0.001