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Table 1 Participants’ characteristics (n = 102)

From: Correlation of the self-reported Leeds assessment of neuropathic symptoms and signs score, clinical neurological examination and MR imaging in patients with lumbo-sacral radiculopathy

Characteristic Category Percentage (%)
Gender, % females   57
Age, year (range)   44.7 (18–76)
Pain intensity (NPRS) ≤3 (mild pain) 5
4–6 (moderate pain) 51
7–9 (severe pain) 38
=10 (excruciating pain) 6
S-LANSS score Neuropathic 66
Somatic 34
ODI score Mild 13
Moderate 36
Severe 37
Bed-bound 14
Neuro-conduction tests Negative 32
Mild deficit (one +ve test) 29
Moderate deficit (two +ve tests) 18
Severe deficit (three +ve tests) 21
Neuro-dynamic tests Positive 63
Negative 37
MRI-visible nerve root compromise Negative 45
Slight compromise 8
Moderate compromise 19
Severe nerve derangement 28