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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Commonly reported sports injuries among patients seeking Korean Medicine treatments (non-exclusive, N=276)

Types of sports injuries N Percentage
Common presentations
 Sprain/Strain 265 96.0
 Contusion 97 35.1
 Desmorrhexis 92 33.3
 Muscle rupture 89 32.2
 HIVD 33 12.0
 Fracture 17 6.2
 Others 7 2.5
 Dislocation 4 1.5

HIVD: herniated intervertebral disc.

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