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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 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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    • 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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    • Golfer's ElbowGolfer's Elbow

      Golfer’s elbow, also called medial epicondylitis, is a painful condition occurring from repeated muscle contractions in the forearm that leads to inflammation and microtears in the tendons that attach to the medial epicondyle.

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    • Tennis ElbowTennis Elbow

      Tennis elbow is a common name for the elbow condition lateral epicondylitis. It is an overuse injury that causes inflammation and microtears of the tendons that attach to the lateral epicondyle.

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

      When the elbow is bent, the ulnar nerve can stretch and catch on the bony bump. When the ulnar nerve is compressed or entrapped, the nerve can tear and become inflamed, leading to cubital tunnel syndrome.

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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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    • 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 InjuriesElbow Injuries

      Elbow fractures may result from a fall onto an outstretched wrist, direct impact to the elbow or twisting injury. Elbow fractures may cause severe pain, swelling, tenderness, and painful movements.

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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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    • 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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    • Elbow PainElbow Pain

      Damage to any of the structures that make up the elbow joint can cause elbow pain.

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    • Elbow Fractures in ChildrenElbow Fractures

      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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    • Elbow (Olecranon) BursitisElbow (Olecranon) Bursitis

      Inflammation of the olecranon bursa leads to a condition called olecranon bursitis.

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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.

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

      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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