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Table 6 Annual consultation prevalence per 10,000 registered persons for regions in the upper and lower limbs - total, and males by age group

From: Annual consultation prevalence of regional musculoskeletal problems in primary care: an observational study

  Totala Male (age group)
   0-14 15-24 25-44 45-64 65-74 75+
Elbow 78 6 23 98 162 90 101
Forearm 7 1 3 8 4 2 6
Hand 132 46 144 122 142 177 134
Shoulder 199 7 59 177 312 366 280
Upper arm 11 0 5 9 10 7 15
Wrist 58 12 64 54 52 39 27
Ankle 88 36 69 103 94 90 110
Foot 208 107 90 163 239 315 329
Hip 115 23 38 38 111 241 232
Knee 324 85 209 288 415 519 597
Lower leg 41 33 41 36 42 68 73
Pelvis 100 26 73 99 108 145 113
Thigh 19 9 20 11 22 24 24
  1. a males and females; age-gender standardised based on population figures for England and Wales in 2006[21]