Table 5

Complications associated with anterior capsulotomy

TransientPermanent
ComplicationFrequency (No./%)ComplicationFrequency (No./%)
Surgical
 Asymptomatic haemorrhage3/15.8Hemiplegia1/5.3
 Frontal syndrome5/26.3Cognitive deficit1/5.3
 Urinary incontinence1/5.3
Medical
 Pneumonia1/5.3
 Urinary infection1/5.3
 Deep vein thrombosis3/15.8
  • No, number of patients.