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Table 9 Role of filum terminal sectioning in improvement

From: Tethered cord syndrome: surgical outcome of 43 cases and review of literatures

Parameters Sectioned Not P
No. % No. %
Back pain 9/15 60 6/5 67 0.5
Parathesia 8/9 89 1/9 11 0.003
Weakness 9/9 100 0/9 0 0.0001
Urine abnormality 9/12 75 3/12 25 0.001
Bowel abnormality 9/9 100 0/9 0 0.0001