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Table 2 Incidence of postoperative pulmonary complications in extremely severe scoliosis

From: The role of preoperative pulmonary function tests in the surgical treatment of extremely severe scoliosis

Pulmonary complication Number of patients
Pleural effusion 2
Respiratory failure 2
Atelectasis 1
Hemothorax 1
Pneumothorax 1
Hypoxemia 1
Pneumonia 1
Total 9