Table 3

Frequencies of responses from questions on psychosocial consequences as a result of changed appearance (nā€Š=ā€Š128) (eight questions)

Psychosocial consequences because of thyroid eye diseaseVery much (%)A little (%)No (%)Missing response (%)
1 Appearance has changed6327100
2 Influence on self confidence4433230
3 Stared in the streets2741320
4 Appear less often on photos than before5213350
5 Mask changes in your appearance2836351
6 Socially isolated1330561
7 People react unpleasantly1130590
8 Influence on making friends1219690