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Table 1 Patient demographics

From: Ultrasound measurement of optic nerve sheath diameter pre- and post-lumbar puncture

CharacteristicNo (%)Co-morbiditiesNo
SexParkinson’s1
 Male8 (27.59%)Hypertension5
 Female21 (72.41%)Narcolepsy1
AgeAvg = 49.03 (range 19–67)Cervical stenosis1
RaceMultiple sclerosis2
 White26 (89.66)Transverse myelitis1
 African America3 (10.34%)Depression/anxiety2
  CAD2
  Diabetes5
Symptoms at presentNoHyperlipidemia2
Extremity paresthesias6Arthritis1
Headache3Iron deficiency1
Blurred vision5Lupus1
Dizzy3Rheumatoid arthritis1
Weakness (generalized)4Sjogren’s syndrome1
Nausea2Reynaud’s1
Back pain1Bipolar3
  Pseudotumor cerebri1
  Pre-eclampsia (history of)1
  Psoriasis1
  Hypothyroidism1
  Prostate cancer1
  Thyroid cancer1