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Table 2 Characteristics of patients diagnosed with ACNES (n = 88) in a Dutch emergency department during a two year period (2011/2012)

From: Incidence of abdominal pain due to the anterior cutaneous nerve entrapment syndrome in an emergency department

Age, median (range) 37 (12–76)
Gender (M:F) 17:71
Duration of symptoms  
   <1 week 62
   1 week – 1 month 14
   1 month – 6 months 10
   >6 months 2
Physical examination
Abdominal pain location, n  
   Right upper quadrant 13
   Left upper 5
   Right lower 52
   Left lower 17
   Bilateral lower 1
Trigger point, Yes: No (missing data, n) 88:0 (0)
Carnett-sign, Pos: Neg (missing) 65:5 (18)
Sensory disturbances, Y: N (missing) 60:9 (19)
Pinch, Pos: Neg (missing) 37:5 (46)