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Table 2 Distribution of diagnosis among male and females

From: Pattern of neurological diseases in adult outpatient neurology clinics in tertiary care hospital

  Male, n (%) Female, n (%) p value
Stroke, n = 2792 1795 (98.6) 997 (97.6) 0.052
Meningitis, n = 248 127 (78.4) 121 (80.1) 0.78
Parkinson’s disease, n = 821 564 (70.8) 257 (62.1) 0.002
Epilepsy, n = 1402 737 (71.3) 665 (65.1) 0.003
Musculoskeletal pain, n = 1017 471 (59.1) 546 (58.3) 0.73
Migraine, n = 1698 467 (45.4) 1231 (60.7) < 0.001
Vertigo, n = 510 249 (49.7) 260 (61.6) < 0.001
Alzheimer’s, n = 211 106 (43.8) 105 (48.2) 0.35
Dementia, n = 207 104 (43) 103 (47.2) 0.39
Obstructive sleep apnoea, n = 105 60 (33.3) 45 (34.4) 0.90