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Gymnasts were sent to Nassar for any pain — whether it was in the back, hip, or muscle — and he often suggested massage as the treatment, according to interviews with gymnasts.
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She opened the door and saw the team doctor for USA Gymnastics, Larry Nassar.
“I thought you could use a massage,” she says he told her. It wasn’t the first time she says Nassar had appeared at her door at night, offering a massage under the guise of therapy.
Those treatments, it turns out, weren’t necessarily treatments at all.
According to Raisman and other gymnasts who have described the procedures, Nassar’s so-called therapy seemed to consist primarily of invasive massage, touching the girls around their pelvic areas and vagina.