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Table 3 Distribution of perioperative complications

From: Factors and predictive model associated with perioperative complications after long fusion in the treatment of adult non-degenerative scoliosis

Type Major perioperative complication Number Minor perioperative complication Number of patients Total
Cardiopulmonary Congestive heart failure 1 (4.3%) Atelectasis 1 (4.3%) 8 (34.8%)
  Pleural effusion 6 (26.1%)    
Infection    Urinary infection 2 (8.7%) 2 (8.7%)
Neurological Nerve root injury 1 (4.3%) Radicular edema 2 (8.7%) 6 (26.1%)
    Sensory deficit 3 (13.0%)  
Gastrointestinal Acute pancreatitis 1 (4.3%) Ileus 2 (8.7%) 3 (13.0%)
Incision-related Fat liquefaction 2 (8.7%) Non-aligned edges 1 (4.3%) 4 (17.4%)
    Atopic dermatitis 1 (4.3%)