Tennis for PG Entrance Exam

Tennis for PG Entrance Exam



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• Tennis racket appearance is seen on Electron microscopy and they are Birbeck granules within Langerhans cells cytoplasm in Langerhans cell histiocytosis.

• Tennis racket cells are seen on Light microscopy and are found in Sarcoma Botryoides.


• Tennis Leg – Rupture of Medial Head of Gastrocnemius

• Tennis Elbow – Lateral Epicondylitis

• Tennis Fracture – Avulsion of Tuberosity of 5th Metatarsal due to pull of Peroneus Brevis muscle.

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