TABLE 1:

Clinical assessment of motor function before and after surgery

Patient No.Preoperative AssessmentPostoperative AssesssmentNotes
14/5 right upper/lower extremityNormalPotential involvement of motor cortex
24/5 right upper/lower extremityNormal*
33–4/5 right upper/lower extremityNormal*
44/5 left upper/lower extremityNormalPotential involvement of motor cortex
5NormalNormalPotential involvement of motor cortex
6NormalNormal*
  • * Clinical assessment of patients 2, 3, and 6 was first presented in Laundre et al.19