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Table 5 Abnormal exams documented in CHICA

From: Prevalence of pain reports in pediatric primary care and association with demographics, body mass index, and exam findings: a cross-sectional study

  Pain reported at index visita Overalla
No Yes
No. with complete exam documented in CHICA 2838 311 3149
Abnormal Exam component, No. (%)
 Abdomen 87 (3.1) 22 (7.1) 109 (3.5)
 Back 43 (1.5) 10 (3.2) 53 (1.7)
 Chest/Lungs 73 (2.6) 16 (5.1) 89 (2.8)
 Ears/Hearing 98 (3.5) 28 (9.0) 126 (4.0)
 External Genitalia 107 (3.8) 18 (5.8) 125 (4.0)
 Extremities 87 (3.1) 30 (9.6) 117 (3.7)
 Eyes/Vision 97 (3.4) 16 (5.1) 113 (3.6)
 General 153 (5.4) 25 (8.0) 178 (5.7)
 Head 68 (2.4) 15 (4.8) 83 (2.6)
 Heart/Pulses 61 (2.1) 7 (2.3) 68 (2.2)
 Neurologic 49 (1.7) 13 (4.2) 62 (2.0)
 Nodes 56 (2.0) 20 (6.4) 76 (2.4)
 Nose/Throat 190 (6.7) 61 (19.6) 251 (8.0)
 Skin 492 (17.3) 73 (23.5) 565 (17.9)
 Teeth/Gums 119 (4.2) 12 (3.9) 131 (4.2)
  1. aColumns do not sum to total because exam components are not mutually exclusive