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Tear of latissimus dorsi and teres major in a high performing, middle-aged, artistic gymnast: Diagnostic and classificational challenges, and clinical result.
  • Roar Pedersen,
  • Kerstin Myhrvold,
  • Ståle Myhrvold
Roar Pedersen
Unilabs Norway AS
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Kerstin Myhrvold
Nordre Follo Municipality
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Ståle Myhrvold
Akershus University Hospital

Corresponding Author:stalemyhrvold@gmail.com

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A middle-aged female veteran artistic gymnast sustained an avulsion-injury of the latissimus dorsi and teres major. The case reveals unclarity in the current classification system and illustrates how a non-operative approach, in opposition to interpretation of recommended guidelines, was adequate for an excellent clinical outcome.
18 Nov 2022Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
21 Nov 2022Assigned to Editor
21 Nov 2022Submission Checks Completed
05 Dec 2022Reviewer(s) Assigned