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Table 1 The prevalence of Achilles and plantar spurs (large and small) in men and women by age category (expressed in%)

From: Changes in prevalence of calcaneal spurs in men & women: a random population from a trauma clinic

  Plantar Achilles
  Male Female Male Female
  Small Large Small Large Small Large Small Large
0 to 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 to 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 to 29 3 0 13 0 10 0 18 0
30 to 39 11 0 32 0 26 3 18 2
40 to 49 30 2 39 6 18 9 31 1
50 to 59 38 3 34 5 18 18 23 5
60 to 69 36 8 50 10 28 12 29 17
70 to 79 45 20 39 9 30 15 37 13
80 + 17 8 13 0 45 0 37 0