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Table 2 Modified McCormick scale

From: Surgical management and outcome of intramedullary spinal cord tumour

Grade Modified McCormick scale
I Intact neurologically, normal ambulation, minimal dysesthesia
II Mild motor or sensory deficit, functional independence
III Moderate deficit, limitation of function, independent with external aid
IV Severe motor or sensory deficit, limited function, dependent
V Paraplegia or quadriplegia, even with flickering movement