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Indications for Surgical Treatment in Hamstring Tears

  • Lasse LempainenEmail author
  • Janne Sarimo
  • Pekka Niemi
  • Sakari Orava
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References

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lasse Lempainen
    • 1
    Email author
  • Janne Sarimo
    • 1
  • Pekka Niemi
    • 1
  • Sakari Orava
    • 1
  1. 1.Sports Trauma Research CenterHospital NEOTurkuFinland

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