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Table 5 Characteristic of the de novo Headache (N = 32)

From: Coronavirus disease-19 and headache; impact on pre-existing and characteristics of de novo: a cross-sectional study

Variable N (%)
Site:
• Diffuse 3 (9.3)
• Temporal 13 (40.6)
• Bi-frontal 13 (40.6)
• Occipital 3 (9.3)
Character:
• Throbbing 16 (50)
• Pressing 11 (34.4)
• Exploding 3 (9.4)
• Dull aching 2 (6.2)
Duration of headache post COVID-19 infection:
• < One month 18 (56.3)
• One month - < Three month 5 (15.2)
• >Three month 9 (28.1)
• Mean ± SD in days 37.28 ± 5.37
Mean ± SD duration of attacks in hours. 14.17 ± 15.46
Severity:
• Mild 8 (25)
• Moderate 13 (40.6)
• Severe 11 (34.4)
  1. COVID-19 Coronavirus disease-19, SD standard deviation, N number