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Bilateral atraumatic medial meniscal tears in a 17-year-old rower
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    Is rowing atrauamtic?

    Dear Editor

    I read with interest your case report of bilateral meniscal tears in a 17 year old rower. Admittedly meniscal tears are not as common as Chondromalacia patellae, Iliotibial Band syndrome or Patella tendonitis, however they have been reported in a survey of knee injuries in rowers (Hosea TM et al. Rowing injuries. Postgraduate Advances in Sports Medicine 1989;3:1–16)

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