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Table 3 Surgical results

From: Comparative analysis on microsurgical removal of craniopharyngioma via lateral supraorbital approach and standard pterional approach

  LSO approach Standard pterional approach P Value
Operation time (Min) 205.4 ± 65.71 289.9 ± 89.89 0.001
Incision length (Cm) 8.21 ± 1.91 15.07 ± 3.47 0.001
Tumor resection    0.545
 complete resection 20(83.3%) 35(85.4%)  
 partial resection 4(16.7%) 6(14.6%)  
Hospitalization days (Day) 22.25 ± 7.89 24.80 ± 11.68 0.258
Postoperative hospital days (Day) 16.41 ± 7.42 18.66 ± 11.67 0.220