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Table 1 General Practitioner's opinion on likelihood of symptoms being related to pesticides

From: Pesticide-related illness reported to and diagnosed in Primary Care: implications for surveillance of environmental causes of ill-health

Reason for Consultation New or Recurring Symptoms GP's opinion on likelihood of symptoms being pesticide-related
   Likely Possible Unlikely Definitely not Total
Because of concern about pesticide exposure Asymptomatic 0 0 0 0 1
  Recurring 2 4 6 1 13
  Newly occurring 10 11 3 0 24
  Not known 1 3 0 0 4
  Total 13 18 9 1 42
Pesticide exposure not mentioned by patient Asymptomatic 0 0 0 0 14490
  Recurring 5 528 13451 20207 34191
  Newly occurring 2 972 4165 4020 9159
  Not known 0 81 932 425 1438
  Total 7 1581 18548 24652 59278
Overall total   20 1599 18557 24653 59320