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Table 4 Preoperative skindex-29 scores (n = 97)

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

  Skindex-29 domains(a)  
  Symptoms Emotions Functioning Overall
  19.5 ± 17.1 57.7 ± 18.5 54.2 ± 18.2 46.8 ± 14.7
Severity (b)     
Little (< Mild) 84 (86.6) 4 (4.1) 5 (5.2) 8 (8.2)
Mild 2 (2.1) 9 (9.3) 8 (8.2) 11 (11.3)
Moderate 8 (8.2) 7 (7.2) 2 (2.1) 13 (13.4)
Severe 3 (3.1) 77 (79.4) 82 (84.5) 65 (67.0)
  1. (a)Domain and Overall scores are expressed on a 100-point scale; higher scores indicate lower quality of life levels, presented as mean ± standard deviation.
  2. (b)Anchor-based cut-off scores, Prinsen et al. [13] presented as number (%).