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Table 2 Transection injury. Post-operative whisking amplitudes at week 2, 4, and 6

From: Brief electrical stimulation and synkinesis after facial nerve crush injury: a randomized prospective animal study

  Week 2 amplitude (degrees) Week 4 amplitude (degrees) Week 6 amplitude (degrees)
NERVE TRANSECTION (group 3)
Right side (operated)
4.8 9.1 13.4
NERVE TRANSECTION (group 3)
Left side (control)
72.1 66.6 71.8
NERVE TRANSECTION + BES
(group 4)
Right side (operated)
14.6 13.0 15.2
NERVE TRANSECTION + BES
(group 4)
Left side (control)
74.9 70.9 67.5
P value 0.0004 0.4715 0.5234