Table 4

The ten most frequently recorded symptom diagnoses and diagnoses of pregnant and non-pregnant women per 100 women
Symptom diagnoses
Pregnant women n = 15,123 Non-pregnant women n = 102,564
During pregnancy and postpartum period (336 days) Random period of 336 days
Contraception oral (W11) 4.3 Contraception oral (W11) 3.8
Abdominal pain localized other (D06) 3.2 Weakness/tiredness general (A04) 2.6
Pregnancy vomiting/nausea (W05) 3.0 Cough (R05) 2.4
Cough (R05) 2.7 Low back symptom/complaint (L03) 2.1
Low back symptom/complaint (L03) 2.6 Abdominal pain localized other (D06) 1.9
Constipation (D12) 2.5 Contraception intrauterine (W12) 1.7
Pregnancy symptom complaint other (W29) 2.3 Foot/toe symptom/complaint (L17) 1.6
Contraception intrauterine (W12) 2.0 Neck symptom/complaint (L01) 1.5
Back symptom/complaint (L02) 1.8 Back symptom/complaint (L02) 1.5
Vaginal discharge (X14) 1.8 Throat symptom/complaint (R21) 1.4
Diagnoses
Pregnant women n = 15,123 Non-pregnant women n = 102,564
Pregnancy (W78) 40.8 Cystitis/urinary infection other (U71) 4.0
Cystitis/urinary infection other (U71) 8.7 General disease NOS (A99) 3.6
General disease NOS (A99) 5.9 Upper respiratory infection acute (R74) 3.4
No disease (A97) 5.9 No disease (A97) 2.9
Genital candidiasis female (X72) 5.3 Dermatitis contact/allergic (S88) 2.7
Upper respiratory infection acute (R74) 4.8 Sinusitis acute/chronic (R75) 2.5
Haemorrhoids (K96) 3.2 Allergic rhinitis (R97) 2.2
Puerperal mastitis (W94) 3.2 Dermatophytosis (S74) 2.2
Dermatophytosis (S74) 2.7 Genital candidiasis female (X72) 1.9
Dermatitis contact/allergic (S88) 2.6 Asthma (R96) 1.8

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Feijen-de Jong et al. BMC Family Practice 2013 14:10   doi:10.1186/1471-2296-14-10

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