Table 4 Trends of pain distribution with respect to duration and level of injury

From: Paraplegia: a postal survey of morbidity trends in India

Level of lesion Duration since injury (years) a Pain
  0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Present Absent
Not mentioned 0 9 11 6 2 1 3 4 1 1 1 1 27 13
Upper thoracic (T1–T6) 0 4 6 6 6 3 1 4 2 2 3 2 18 21
Lower thoracic (T6–T9) 0 8 2 3 3 3 2 2 3 1 2 2 18 13
Lumbar (below T9) 3 36 22 27 18 11 11 19 6 2 6 5 91 75
  1. aDuration since injury categories: 0, not mentioned; 1, 1-<6 months; 2, 7-<12 months; 3, 1-<2 years; 4, 2-<3 years; 5, 3-<4 years; 6, 4-<5 years; 7, 5-<10 years; 8, 10-<15 years; 9, 15-<20 years; 10, 20-<25 years; and 11, >25 years