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Table 3 Frequency and severity of TMJ-OA lesions in the age classes juvenile/subadult and adult

From: Osteoarthritis of the temporomandibular joint in the Eastern Atlantic harbour seal (Phoca vitulina vitulina) from the German North Sea: a study of the lesions seen in dry bone

  maxTMJ-OA sumTMJ-OA
Stage Juvenile/Subadult Adult Juvenile/Subadult Adult
Normal 687 (75.5%) 137 (15.6%) 687 (75.5%) 137 (15.6%)
Mild 179 (19.7%) 398 (45.4%) 200 (22.0%) 444 (50.6%)
Moderate 28 (3.1%) 273 (31.1%) 21 (2.3%) 251 (28.6%)
Severe 16 (1.8%) 69 (7.9%) 2 (0.2%) 45 (5.1%)
Total 910 (100%) 877 (100%) 910 (100%) 877 (100%)