Study Group               Control Group

No of Patients

47                                    33

Median Age

56.7                                 55.5

M:F

14:33                              8:25

Surgical Complications

 

              Infection

2                                     1

              Scar Sensitivity

6                                     7

              Stiffness

3                                     2

              Incomplete resolution

2                                     3

              Recurrence

1                                     1

Mean functional outcome score at 1 yr

10                                   11.7

Table 1: Surgical complications and functional outcome scores of study and control group.