Skip to main content

Table 3 Functional impairment of patients with different peripheral nerve complications

From: Post-bariatric surgery peripheral neuropathies: Kuwaiti experience

  Modified Rankin Scale
Score 1 Score 2 Score 3 Score 4
Mononeuropathy
 Carpal tunnel syndrome 5 5   
 Bilateral peroneal palsy    2  
 Unilateral peroneal palsy   2 3  
 Ulnar neuropathy at the elbow 2 2   
 Meralgia paresthetica 1    
Polyneuropathy
 Distal symmetrical sensorimotor polyneuropathy 8 10 5  
 Acute several axonal neuropathy     2
 Small fiber neuropathy 2 4 4  
 Lumbar plexopathy    1  
  1. Number of patients distributed by score. There were no patients with a score of 0.5 or 6