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Table 2 Disease frequencies in the CHHF and non-CHHF groups

From: The association between cold hypersensitivity in the hands and feet and chronic disease: results of a multicentre study

  Non-CHHF CHHF Total P-value
Anaemia No 2650 (89.6) 1608 (84.5) 4258 (87.6) < 0.001
Yes 306 (10.4) 296 (15.5) 602 (12.4)
Angina pectoris No 2926 (97.0) 1875 (98.2) 4801 (97.5) 0.007
Yes 91 (3.0) 34 (1.8) 125 (2.5)
Asthma No 2891 (95.8) 1829 (95.8) 4720 (95.8) 0.980
Yes 126 (4.2) 80 (4.2) 206 (4.2)
Chronic gastritis No 2683 (88.9) 1537 (80.5) 4220 (85.7) < 0.001
Yes 334 (11.1) 372 (19.5) 706 (14.3)
Chronic rhinitis No 2739 (90.8) 1664 (87.2) 4403 (89.4) < 0.001
Yes 278 (9.2) 245 (12.8) 523 (10.6)
Chronic sinusitis No 2879 (95.4) 1799 (94.2) 4678 (95.0) 0.063
Yes 138 (4.6) 110 (5.8) 248 (5.0)
Degenerative arthritis No 2731 (90.5) 1714 (89.8) 4445 (90.2) 0.397
Yes 286 (9.5) 195 (10.2) 481 (9.8)
Diabetes mellitus No 2683 (90.8) 1815 (95.4) 4498 (92.6) < 0.001
Yes 272 (9.2) 87 (4.6) 359 (7.4)
Dyslipidaemia No 1722 (58.3) 1437 (75.6) 3159 (65.0) < 0.001
Yes 1234 (41.7) 465 (24.4) 1699 (35.0)
Dysmenorrhoea No 422 (78.9) 561 (72.6) 983 (75.2) 0.009
Yes 113 (21.1) 212 (27.4) 325 (24.8)
Fatty liver No 2737 (90.7) 1817 (95.2) 4554 (92.4) < 0.001
Yes 280 (9.3) 92 (4.8) 372 (7.6)
Gastroduodenal ulcer No 2896 (96.0) 1806 (94.6) 4702 (95.5) 0.023
Yes 121 (4.0) 103 (5.4) 224 (4.5)
Hypertension No 1992 (66.5) 1460 (76.5) 3452 (70.4) < 0.001
Yes 1004 (33.5) 449 (23.5) 1453 (29.6)
Hypotension No 2824 (94.3) 1733 (90.8) 4557 (92.9) < 0.001
Yes 172 (5.7) 176 (9.2) 348 (7.1)
Impaired fasting glucose No 2050 (91.6) 1749 (96.4) 4206 (93.5) < 0.001
Yes 633 (8.4) 66 (3.6) 292 (6.5)
Reflux oesophagitis No 2733 (90.6) 1626 (85.2) 4359 (88.5) < 0.001
Yes 284 (9.4) 283 (14.8) 567 (11.5)
Rheumatoid arthritis No 2958 (98.0) 1860 (97.4) 4818 (97.8) 0.154
Yes 59 (2.0) 49 (2.6) 108 (2.2)
Stroke No 2700 (89.5) 1795 (94.0) 4495 (91.3) < 0.001
Yes 317 (10.5) 114 (6.0) 431 (8.7)
  1. Chi-square test analysis
  2. P-values were calculated from chi-square tests comparing the CHHF with the non-CHHF groups
  3. CHHF cold hypersensitivity in the hands and feet
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