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Table 3 Major and minor complications

From: Image guided sclerotherapy for the treatment of venous malformations

Complication Count
Major
 Chronic pain 2
 Compartment syndrome 1
 Decreased mobility or ROM 4
 Nerve palsy (prolonged) 1
 Subtotal 8
Minor
 Nausea and vomiting 1
 Nerve palsy (transient) 5
 Renal dysfunction (transient) 1
 Significant swelling and/or pain 7
 Skin injuriesa 5
 Subtotal 19
Total 27
  1. aIncludes blistering, drainage, and ulceration. ROM = range of motion