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Table 4 Concomitant health conditions

From: The headache registry of the German Migraine and Headache Society (DMKG): baseline data of the first 1,351 patients

  Number of patients (%)
Allergic rhinitis 324 (24.0%)
Other health conditions 306 (22.7%)
Allergies, other 293 (21.7%)
Temporomandibular dysfunction 278 (20.7%)
Sleep disturbances 277 (20.5%)
Chronic back pain (cervical) 229 (17.0%)
Hypothyroidism 224 (16.6%)
Depression, active 184 (13.6%)
Allergic reactions to medication 179 (13.2%)
Chronic back pain (lumbar) 178 (13.2%)
Anxiety disorder/panic disorder 153 (11.3%)
Asthma 129 (9.6%)
High blood pressure 111 (8.2%)
Depression, remitted 103 (7.6%)
  1. Only health conditions indicated by 100 or more participants are included in the Table. Non-headache health conditions were selected from a list, with the option to select “other” followed by a free-text field. Please note that some participants had several health conditions from the same class (e.g. allergies), so that the sum (e.g. of the different allergic conditions) exceeds the frequency given in the text for the class