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Table 2 Percentage distribution of TMD signs according to gender

From: Signs and symptoms of temporomandibular disorders and oral parafunctions in urban Saudi arabian adolescents: a research report

TMD signs Females n = 230% Males n = 155% Total n = 385% p-value*
TMJ sounds 14.3 12.3 13.5 Ns
TMJ pain 2.2 3.2 2.6 Ns
Muscle tenderness 0.4 0.6 0.5 Ns
Restricted opening 6.5 1.9 4.7 *
Opening deviation 6.1 0.6 3.9 ***
At least one sign 25.2 15.5 21.3 *
  1. ns: non significant
  2. *p < 0.05
  3. **p < 0.01
  4. ***p < 0.001