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Table 2 Frequency of items reported as > 1.

From: Psychometric validation of the Portuguese version of the Neuropathic Pain Symptoms Inventory

Pain Descriptor (items) Percentage of patients who reported a score > 0
Burning 73.4%
Squeezing 57.4%
Pressure 56.3%
Electric shocks (5) 65.9%
Stabbing 47.9%
Evoked by brushing 64.8%
Evoked by pressure (8) 60.6%
Evoked by cold stimulus 63.8%
Pins and needles 68.0%
Tingling 81.9%