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Table 2 Preoperative patient data (n = 100)

From: Single-port one-stage bilateral thoracoscopic sympathicotomy for severe hyperhidrosis: prospective analysis of a standardized approach

Variable(a) Value
Age (y) 31.1 ± 10.0
Gender  
Male 49 (49)
Female 51 (51)
Intervention  
Primary thoracic intervention 99 (99)
Re-thoracic intervention after congenital cardiac surgery through a left thoracotomy 1 (1)
Form of PHH  
Isolated Palmar 25 (25)
Isolated Axillary 37 (37)
Combined Palmar and Axillary 38 (38)
HDSS Classification  
Class 1 (mild) 0 (0)
Class 2 (moderate) 0 (0)
Class 3 (severe) 31 (31)
Class 4 (intolerable) 69 (69)
  1. (a)Data are presented as mean ± standard deviation or number (%).
  2. HDSS = Hyperhidrosis Disease Severity Scale.