Table 1

Frequency of severity grading for each of eight dyspepsia symptoms in 37 patients with functional dyspepsia

0 (absent)1 (mild)2 (relevant)3 (severe)
Numbers in parentheses represent row percentages.
Postprandial fullness 0 (0)4 (11)11 (30)22 (59)
Bloating 5 (14)0 (0)10 (27)22 (59)
Epigastric pain17 (66)6 (16) 1 (3)13 (35)
Early satiety 9 (24)8 (22)12 (32) 8 (22)
Nausea 2 (5)6 (16)14 (38)15 (41)
Vomiting23 (62)0 (0) 2 (5)12 (32)
Belching 3 (8)2 (5)21 (57)11 (30)
Epigastric burning20 (54)8 (22) 6 (16) 3 (8)