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Table 5 Reason for not-finishing the TEFR09

From: The Transeurope Footrace Project: longitudinal data acquisition in a cluster randomized mobile MRI observational cohort study on 44 endurance runners at a 64-stage 4,486km transcontinental ultramarathon

affected region pathology subjects (number = 14, 31.8%) all (number = 21, 31.3%)
Soft tissues of legs:   10 (71.4%) 14 (66.7%)
lower legs: shin splint: myofasciitis, tenditis 5 (35.7%) 7 (33.3%)
  Achillodynia - 1 (4.8%)
upper legs: myo-tendino-fasciitis, perineuritis 5 (35.7%) 6 (28.6%)
Bone/joint of lower body: stress fractures: tibia, pelvis 2 (14.3%) 2 (9.5%)
  bunion (arthritis) 1 (7.1%) 1 (4.8%)
Upper extremities: Phlegmon of the hand 1 (7.1%) 1 (4.8%)
Gastrointestinal (GIT): upper GIT-bleeding (NSAID) - 1 (4.8%)
  GIT infection - 1 (4.8%)
Mental problems: Intolerance of crowded small halls at night - 1 (4.8%)
  1. GIT, gastrointestinal tract; NSAID, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug.