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Table 6 Earliest symptom among the 60 carpenters with neurosensory affection

From: Adverse health manifestations in the hands of vibration exposed carpenters - a cross sectional study

Symptom N (%)
Increased sensation of cold 28 (47)
Numbness 24 (40)
Pain in fingers/hands when cold 14 (23)
Impaired perception of warmth 7 (12)
Impaired perception of touch 5 (8)
Impaired perception of cold 4 (7)
Impaired dexterity - tendency to drop things 4 (7)
Impaired dexterity - difficulty buttoning clothes 4 (7)