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Table 5 Number of studies describing treatment per condition per region (percent of total)

From: Dry needling for spine related disorders: a scoping review

 Cervical (55 studies)TLP (22 studies)
myofascial trigger points29 (43.28)10 (31.25)
myofascial pain14 (20.9)3 (9.37)
neck pain10 (14.93)(3.12)
cervicogenic headache (HA)3 (4.48) 
tension-type HA1 (1.49) 
HA (type not specified)1 (1.49) 
occipital neuralgia1 (1.49) 
dizziness1 (1.49) 
wry neck1 (1.49) 
chronic whiplash associated disorder1 (1.49) 
cervical radiculopathy1 (1.49) 
reduced cervical mobility1 (1.49) 
shoulder pain1 (1.49) 
back pain1 (1.49) 
muscle pain1 (1.49) 
chronic low back pain (LBP) 6 (18.75)
mechanical LBP 3 (9.37)
thoracic pain 2 (6.25)
discogenic LBP with radiation 1 (3.12)
lumbar herniated disc 1 (3.12)
posterior thigh pain 1 (3.12)
lumbar spinal stenosis 1 (3.12)
sacroiliac and lumbar pain 1 (3.12)
ankylosing spondylitis 1 (3.12)
fibromyalgia 1 (3.12)
Total conditions treated6732
  1. Some studies included treatment for multiple conditions