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Table 1 Distribution of painful neuropathic disorders*

From: Clinical characteristics and patterns of healthcare utilization in patients with painful neuropathic disorders in UK general practice: a retrospective cohort study

Painful neuropathic disorder Patients with painful neuropathies (N = 31,688)
Diabetic neuropathy 658 (2.1)
Diabetic neuropathy 812 (2.6)
Back pain with neuropathic involvement 14,689 (46.4)
Neck pain with neuropathic involvement 589 (1.9)
Cancer with neuropathic pain 0 (0.0)
Causalgia 73 (0.2)
Phantom limb pain 76 (0.2)
Trigeminal neuralgia 965 (3.0)
Atypical facial pain 702 (2.2)
Neuropathic pain, unspecified  
   Neuralgia unspecified 1,737 (5.5)
   Neuralgia, neuritis and radiculitis unspecified 2 (0.0)
   Neuralgia, neuritis or radiculitis NOS 3 (0.0)
   Neuritis unspecified 70 (0.2)
   Neuropathic pain 698 (2.2)
   Peripheral neuropathy 573 (1.8)
   Polyneuropathy unspecified 2 (0.0)
   Any of above 3,085 (9.7)
Nerve impingement syndromes  
   Carpal tunnel syndrome 548 (1.7)
   CTS-Carpal tunnel syndrome 3,379 (10.7)
   Cubital tunnel syndrome 20 (0.1)
   Median nerve compression in forearm 1 (0.0)
   Meralgia paraesthetica 302 (1.0)
   Morton's metatarsalgia 98 (0.3)
   Morton's neuralgia 74 (0.2)
   Nerve root and plexus compressions in 22 (0.1)
   diseases EC  
   Tarsal tunnel syndrome 9 (0.0)
   Any of above 4,453 (14.1)
Other  
   Acute infective polyneuritis 0 (0.0)
   Acroparaesthesia-Schultze's type 0 (0.0)
   Acroparaesthesia - unspecified 0 (0.0)
   Alcoholic polyneuropathy 4 (0.0)
   Burning feet syndrome 31 (0.1)
   C/O paraesthesia 1,999 (6.3)
   Hereditary and idiopathic peripheral neuropathy 2 (0.0)
   Hereditary or idiopathic peripheral neuropathy NOS 11 (0.0)
   Hereditary peripheral neuropathy 2 (0.0)
   Hereditary sensory neuropathy 2 (0.0)
   Inflammatory and toxic neuropathy 6 (0.0)
   Korsakov's alcoholic psychosis with peripheral neuritis 0 (0.0)
   Median nerve neuritis 2 (0.0)
   Mononeuritis lower limb 7 (0.0)
   Mononeuritis multiplex 3 (0.0)
   Mononeuritis of unspecified site NOS 1 (0.0)
   Mononeuritis of upper limb and mononeuritis multiplex 1 (0.0)
   Mononeuritis upper limb NOS 2 (0.0)
   Nerve root and plexus disorders 41 (0.1)
   Nerve root or plexus disorder NOS 8 (0.0)
   Neuralgic amyotrophy 6 (0.0)
   Neuritis ulnar nerve 9 (0.0)
   Neuropathy in association with hereditary ataxia 0 (0.0)
   O/E-hyperaesthesia present 20 (0.1)
   O/E-paraesthesia in hands 25 (0.1)
   O/E-paraesthesia present 2 (0.0)
   Other idiopathic peripheral neuropathy 2 (0.0)
   Other idiopathic peripheral neuropathy NOS 0 (0.0)
   Other mononeuritis lower limb 0 (0.0)
   Other nerve root or plexus disorder 2 (0.0)
   Other toxic agent polyneuropathy 0 (0.0)
   Other toxic or inflammatory neuropathy 0 (0.0)
   Other upper limb mononeuritis 1 (0.0)
   Paraesthesia 0 (0.0)
   Parsonage-Aldren-Turner syndrome 0 (0.0)
   Peripheral neuritis in pregnancy 0 (0.0)
   Peripheral neuropathy-hereditary or idiopathic 145 (0.5)
   Policeman's disease 2 (0.0)
   Polyneuropathy 23 (0.1)
   Polyneuropathy due to drugs 0 (0.0)
   Polyneuropathy in disease NOS 1 (0.0)
   Polyneuropathy in disseminated lupus erythematosus 0 (0.0)
   Polyneuropathy in porphyria 0 (0.0)
   Polyneuropathy in rheumatoid arthritis 0 (0.0)
   Polyneuropathy in sarcoidosis 0 (0.0)
   Polyneuropathy in uraemia 0 (0.0)
   Polyneuropathy in vitamin B deficiency 0 (0.0)
   Radiculitis unspecified 7 (0.0)
   Ramsey-Hunt syndrome 18 (0.1)
   Toxic or inflammatory neuropathy NOS 0 (0.0)
   Ulnar neuritis 139 (0.4)
   Unspecified mononeuritis lower limb 0 (0.0)
   D paraesthesia 1,756 (5.5)
   X Polyneuropathy, unspecified 1 (0.0)
   X Inflammatory polyneuropathy, unspecified 0 (0.0)
   Any of above 4,281 (13.5)
Any of above 31,688 (100.0)
  1. *All values are number of patients (%).