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Table 3 Preoperative, postoperative and final follow-up thoracic kyphosis and lumbar lordosis in each group.

From: Surgical complications in neuromuscular scoliosis operated with posterior- only approach using pedicle screw fixation

  No. Thoracic kyphosis (degree ± SD) Lumbar lordosis (degree ± SD)
  (n) Preop Postop Final f-u Preop Postop Final f-u
All patients 48 25.7 ± 22.2 22.5 ± 10.7 23.1 ± 11.9 (-)5.1 ± 31.1 (-)26.4 ± 14.1 (-)27.2 ± 14.8
Group I 29 25.1 ± 21.9 25.5 ± 9.7 26.4 ± 10.2 (-)9.5 ± 22.7 (-)30.3 ± 13.1 (-)29.9 ± 13.3
Group II 19 29.5 ± 23.8 20.8 ± 12.1 22.2 ± 17.9 (-)1.9 ± 34.4 (-)23 ± 14.4 (-)23.7 ± 14.8