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Elbow Conditions

Pain, swelling, and stiffness are common signs of carpal tunnel and other elbow conditions. Learn about the causes and treatments available.

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Elbow Conditions

Pain, swelling, and stiffness are common signs of carpal tunnel and other elbow conditions. Learn about the causes and treatments available.

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Cubital Tunnel Syndrome Symptoms and Treatment

Cubital tunnel syndrome is caused by compression of the ulnar nerve as it passes around the elbow joint, causing tingling, numbness, and hand weakness. If you've ever hit your funny bone, you know what some of the symptoms of cubital tunnel syndrome...

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Elbow (Olecranon) Bursitis: Signs and Treatments

Elbow bursitis occurs when there is pain and swelling in the back of the joint. People with elbow bursitis usually improve with simple treatment. Elbow bursitis, also called olecranon bursitis, causes fluid to collect in a sac that lies behind the...

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Causes of Elbow Pain and Treatment Options

Learn about the potential causes of elbow pain, including tennis and golfer's elbow, along with treatment options and when to see your doctor. Elbow pain, which may range from the burning sensation of an inflamed tendon to the severe sharp pain...

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Elbow Dislocation Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

An elbow dislocation occurs when the arm bone separates from the forearm bones. When a dislocated elbow occurs, it must be put back into position. An elbow dislocation occurs when the upper arm and forearm get separated from their normal position....

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Bicep Tendon Tear at the Elbow Joint

A tear of the biceps tendon at the elbow joint is called a distal biceps tendon rupture. These injuries often require surgical treatment. The biceps muscle is the large muscle over the front of the arm that extends from the elbow to the shoulder...

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Ulnar Nerve Injury

The ulnar nerve is one of the major nerves of the upper extremity. Injury to the ulnar nerve can cause symptoms of weakness, tingling, and numbness. Nerves are structures that allow information to travel from the brain to the periphery of your body,...

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Injections for Treating Tennis Elbow

Injections are often used as a treatment for tennis elbow, but little is known about the effects of these injections. There are many options for the treatment of tennis elbow. Different doctors may recommend different treatments. The reason you may...

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An Overview of Golfer's Elbow

Golfer's elbow, aka medial epicondylitis, is a common cause of elbow pain due to overuse of the wrist extensors, leading to small tears in the tendon. Golfer's elbow, known more precisely as medial epicondylitis, is an injury to the tendons...

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