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Table 5 Postoperative complications of PBC series (%)

From: Percutaneous balloon compression for primary trigeminal neuralgia in patients older than 80 years

Series Facial numbness Masseter muscle weakness Dysesthesia Anesthesia dolorosa Corneal anesthesia Diplopia Meningitis
Brown et al. 77 16 3.5 0 0 0.7 5
Skirving et al. 89 3.4 3.8 0 0 1.6 0
Stomal et al. >90 11.9 1.7 1.7 0 3.4 0
Chen et al. 100 18.8 a 0 15.6 0 0
Campos et al. a 17.9 10.3 0 2.6 2.6 0
  1. aNot clear