FRED ROSNER, M.D.
To the editor: The medical "sports" literature contains reports of roller skating wrist injuries; ulnar nerve palsy, pudendal neuritis, and sciatica in cyclists; finger felon in a disco dancer from constant finger snapping; subconjunctival hemorrhage after vigorous "pogo" dancing; rectal orifice trauma in waterskiers following a fall, with intense urge to defecate, a condition called waterskier's enema; lateral epicondylitis in dog walkers; rhabdomyolysis after several rides on a mechanical bull; "goggle headache" from supraorbital nerve compression in swimmers who wear goggles; photocopiers phalanx; pipetter's thumb; and a variety of ailments in joggers such as penile frostbit, jogger's nipples, jogger's petechiae,
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ROSNER F. Pac-Man Tendinitis. Ann Intern Med. 1983;99:571. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-99-4-571_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1983;99(4):571.
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