Rupture of the conjoint tendon at the proximal musculotendinous junction of the biceps femoris long head: a case report

  title={Rupture of the conjoint tendon at the proximal musculotendinous junction of the biceps femoris long head: a case report},
  author={Anthony G. Schache and George C. Koulouris and Warren Kofoed and Hayden G. Morris and Marcus G. Pandy},
  journal={Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy},
This case report describes a 20-year-old elite-level Australian Rules football player who suffered three unilateral hamstring injuries within a 2 month period. The first two episodes were managed conservatively. Magnetic resonance imaging following the third episode revealed full thickness disruption of the proximal musculotendinous junction of the biceps femoris long head and semitendinosus muscles and the common proximal (conjoint) tendon. The injury was subsequently surgically repaired. At… 

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