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Table 2 The frequency of orofacial symptoms and the comparison results between the groups

From: Fibromyalgia syndrome and dental anxiety

  FM N = 63 (%) Control N = 50 (%) p value
TMJ pain
Yes 21 (33.3) 11 (22) 0.184
No 42 (66.7) 39 (78)  
Glossodynia
Yes 4 (6.3) 2 (4) 0.580
No 59 (93.7) 48 (96)  
Dysgeusia
Yes 5 (7.9) 1 (2) 0.162
No 58 (92.1) 49 (98)  
Xerostomia
Yes 18 (28.6) 16 (32) 0.693
No 45 (71.4) 34 (68)  
  1. *Significance level p < 0.05, FM, fibromyalgia syndrome; N, subject number; TMJ, temporomandibular joint