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Table 3 Factors associated with the Ikeuchi grade on univariate analyses

From: Efficacy of platelet-rich plasma in arthroscopic repair for discoid lateral meniscus tears

Characteristic Ikeuchi grade
Excellent (n = 11) Good (n = 11) Fair ((n = 7) Poor (n = 0) P Value
Age, y 30.3 ± 16.8 28.8 ± 13.8 36.8 ± 13.7 0.247
Gender (Male/Female), n 5/6 4/7 2/5 0.765
Symptom duration, m 14.2 ± 18.8 16.0 ± 17.8 14.1 ± 11.3 0.819
Type of DLM (complete/incomplete), n 8/3 4/7 5/2 0.163
Repaired meniscal zone (R-R/W-R), n 7/4 7/4 7/0 0.172
Duration of follow-up, m 22.6 ± 4.5 17.9 ± 4.6 21.8 ± 4.5   0.098