Int J Sports Med 1985; 06(3): 174-175
DOI: 10.1055/s-2008-1025834
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An Unusual Lesion in the Knee of a Breaststroke Swimmer

J.-O. Wethelund, A. de Carvalho
  • Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery and Diagnostic Radiology, Aarhus Kommunehospital, Aarhus, Denmark
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Publication Date:
14 March 2008 (online)


In a 21-year-old male breaststroke swimmer with characteristic symptoms in the medial aspect of the knee joint, synovial leakage suggesting medial capsular rupture caused by the whip kick was demonstrated arthrographically.