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Table 3 Relation between the extent of resection and the location of the facial nerve in relation to the capsule

From: Preservation of facial nerve functions during vestibular schwannoma surgery: outcome analysis

Extent of resection Location of facial nerve P
Anterior Posterior
Near-total 20 (66.7%) 0 (0.0%) 0.001*
Subtotal 10 (33.3%) 2 (100%) 0.021*
Total 30 2 32
  1. *Statistically significant difference