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Table 3 Most frequent reasons for encounters in detail (physician recorded), eleven reasons for medical consultation account for more than one third (36.1%)

From: Reasons for encounters and psychiatric comorbidity in an urban Bavarian primary care out-of-hour service - results of a cross sectional study

Reasons for encounters according to full ICPC-2 Absolute frequency (percentage)
Lower back pain (L03) 32 (5.7%)
UTI (U71) 29 (5.2%)
Post coital birth control (W10) 26 (4.6%)
Insect bites (S12) 22 (3.9%)
Ankle sprain (L16) 16 (2.9%)
Upper respiratory infection, acute (R74) 15 (2.7%)
Acute bronchitis/bronchiolitis (R78) 14 (2.5%)
Back pain (L86) 13 (2.3%)
Upper back pain (L01) 12 (2.1%)
Chest pain (K01) 12 (2.1%)
Tonsillitis, acute (R76) 12 (2.1%)
Total number 203 (36.1%)