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Table 4 Operative results of ramicotomy reported in the literature [35, 12, 14]

From: A comparison between two types of limited sympathetic surgery for palmar hyperhidrosis

Series Number Method CS (%) Satisfaction (%) PS or recurrence (%)
Gossot [3] 62 T2–T4 or T5 ramicotomy 70.9 Not mentioned 10
Cho [12] 50 T2 and T3 ramicotomy 92 78 6
Lee [4] 68 T3 ramicotomy 67.4 67.6 32.5
Cho [14] 11 T3 or T4 ramicotomy 90.1 6.5 (10 scale) 21.4
Kim [11] 83 T3 ramicotomy 62.1 68.6 30.1
Present study 43 T3 and T4 ramicotomy 95.3 79.1 16.3
  1. Number number of patients, CS compensatory sweating, PS persistent sweating