Korean J Sports Med.  2010 Dec;28(2):149-151.

Partial Tear of Pronator Teres Muscle in Amateur Golfer: A Case Report

  • 1Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Kyung Hee University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea. dukech@khmc.or.kr


Golf is low demanded activity and becoming more popular. But it often occur problems in back, shoulder, elbow and wrist. Golf injuries in professional golfer are related overuse and frequency, while in amateur are related wrong swing technique. Also muscle activities in swing are different between professional and amateur. We report partial tear of pronator teres in middle aged amateur golfer with literatures.


Pronator teres muscle; Elbow; Golf injury
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