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Table 2 Prevalence of knee abnormalities in subjects stratified by sex. Cartilage lesions and osteophytes were considered present for a WORMS score ≥ 2, and all other features were considered present for a WORMS score ≥ 1. Data presented as number of subjects (percentage of group)

From: MRI findings of knee abnormalities in adolescent and adult volleyball players

  Baseline Follow-up
  Males (n = 17) Females (n = 19) p-value Males (n = 17) Females (n = 19) p-value
Cartilage lesions 6 (35) 4 (21) 0.463 6 (35) 4 (21) 0.463
Bone marrow lesions 7 (41) 5 (26) 0.483 7 (41) 7 (37) -
Subarticular cysts 4 (24) 3 (16) 0.684 4 (24) 3 (16) 0.684
Osteophytes 12 (71) 12 (63) 0.732 15 (88) 13 (68) 0.236
Ligamentous lesions 2 (12) 0 (0) 0.216 2 (12) 0 (0) 0.216
Meniscal lesions 6 (35) 9 (47) 0.516 7 (41) 9 (47) 0.749