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  • Elbow PainElbow Pain

    Damage to any of the structures that make up the elbow joint can cause elbow pain.The common causes of elbow pain include tendonitis, dislocation, and fractures.

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  • Tennis ElbowTennis Elbow

    The elbow is a joint made up of three bones: the upper arm bone, the humerus, and the two forearm bones, the radius and ulna.

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  • Elbow TraumaElbow Trauma

    The elbow is a complex joint of the upper limb, formed by the articulation of the long bone of the upper arm or humerus, and the two bones of the forearm - the radius and ulna.

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  • Triceps TendonitisTriceps Tendonitis

    Triceps tendonitis is inflammation of the triceps tendon, the tissue that connects the triceps muscle on the back of the upper arm to the back of the elbow joint, allowing you to straighten your arm back after you have bent it. 

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  • Golfer's ElbowGolfer's Elbow

    The elbow is a joint made up of three bones: the upper arm bone, the humerus, and the two forearm bones, the radius and ulna.

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  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome (Ulnar Nerve Entrapment)Cubital Tunnel Syndrome (Ulnar Nerve Entrapment)

    The ulnar nerve travels down the back of the elbow behind a bony bump called the medial epicondyle, and through a passageway called the cubital tunnel.

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  • Elbow ArthritisElbow Arthritis

    Although the elbows are not weight-bearing joints, they are considered to be most important for the functioning of the upper limbs.

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  • Elbow FracturesElbow Fractures

    Elbow fractures may occur from trauma, resulting from various reasons: a fall on an outstretched arm, a direct blow to the elbow or an abnormal twist to the joint beyond its functional limit.

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  • Elbow SprainElbow Sprain

    An elbow sprain is an injury to the soft tissues of the elbow. It is caused due to stretching or tearing (partial or full) of the ligaments that support the elbow joint.

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  • Bicep Tendon Tear at the ElbowBicep Tendon Tear at the Elbow

    A biceps tear can be complete or partial. Partial biceps tendon tears will not completely break the tendon while complete tendon tears will break the tendon into two parts. Tears of the distal biceps tendon are usually complete and the muscle is separated from the bone.

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  • Elbow ImpingementElbow Impingement

    Elbow impingement is a medical condition characterized by compression and injury of soft tissue structures, such as cartilage, at the back of the elbow or within the elbow joint.

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  • Elbow DislocationElbow Dislocation

    The arm in the human body is made up of three bones that join to form a hinge joint called the elbow.

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  • Elbow InjuriesElbow Injuries

    The elbow is a complex joint formed by the articulation of three bones – the humerus, radius, and ulna.

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  • Little League ElbowLittle League Elbow

    Little league elbow, also called medial apophysitis, is an overuse condition that occurs when there is overstress or injury to the inside portion of the elbow. It is commonly seen in children involved in sports activities that require repetitive throwing such as baseball.

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  • Elbow ContractureElbow Contracture

    Elbow contracture refers to a stiff elbow with a limited range of motion. It is a common complication following elbow surgery, fractures, dislocations, and burns.

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  • Elbow (Olecranon) BursitisElbow (Olecranon) Bursitis

    The elbow contains a large, curved, pointy bone at the back called the olecranon, which is covered by the olecranon bursa, a small fluid-filled sac that allows smooth movement between the bone and overlying skin.

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  • Triceps InjuriesTriceps Injuries

    The triceps or triceps brachii is a crucial muscle of the upper arm (humerus).

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  • Osteochondritis Dissecans of the CapitellumOsteochondritis Dissecans of the Capitellum

    OCD of the capitellum is a localized fragmentation and separation of subchondral bone - meaning the bone below the cartilage - in your elbow.

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  • Lateral Impingement of the ElbowLateral Impingement of the Elbow

    Lateral elbow impingement is a medical condition characterized by compression and injury of the soft tissue structures, such as cartilage located at the outer aspect of the elbow joint. The impingement is caused by repetitive forced extensions and overuse of the elbow.

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  • Posterior Impingement of the ElbowPosterior Impingement of the Elbow

    Posterior elbow impingement is a medical condition characterized by compression and injury of soft tissue structures such as cartilage at the posterior aspect (back) of the elbow joint. The impingement is caused by repetitive forced extensions and overuse of the elbow.

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  • Osteochondritis Dissecans of ElbowOsteochondritis Dissecans of Elbow

    Osteochondritis dissecans is a joint condition in which a piece of cartilage, along with a thin layer of bone separates because of inadequate blood supply.

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  • Distal Humerus Fractures of the ElbowDistal Humerus Fractures of the Elbow

    Injury in the distal humerus can cause impairment in the function of the elbow joint. A distal humerus fracture is a rare condition that occurs when there is a break in the lower end of the humerus.

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  • Throwing InjuriesThrowing Injuries

    An athlete uses an overhand throw to achieve greater speed and distance. Repeated throwing in sports such as baseball and basketball can place a lot of stress on the joints of the arm, and lead to weakening and ultimately, injury to the structures in the elbow.

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  • Nursemaid's ElbowNursemaid's Elbow

    Dislocation of the radius bone from the elbow is called nursemaid’s elbow.

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  • Loose Bodies in the ElbowLoose Bodies in the Elbow

    Your elbow is a joint made up of three bones held together by muscles, ligaments, tendons, and cartilage.

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  • Elbow Fractures in ChildrenElbow Fractures in Children

    Fractures are more common in children due to their physical activities as well as their bone properties. An elbow fracture most commonly occurs when your child falls on an outstretched arm.

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  • Lateral Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injuries (Elbow)Lateral Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injuries (Elbow)

    A ligament is a band of elastic, tough fibrous connective tissue around a joint. It attaches bone to bone, supports and holds them together and limits the joint's movement.

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