Conditions

  • Bicep Tendon Tear at Elbow

    Bicep Tendon Tear at Elbow

    The biceps muscle, located in the front of the upper arm allows you to bend the elbow and rotate the arm. Biceps tendons attach the biceps muscle to the bones...

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  • Bicep Tendon Rupture

    The biceps muscle is present on the front side of your upper arm and functions to help you bend and rotate your arm...

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  • Elbow Dislocation

    Elbow Dislocation

    The elbow is a hinge joint made up of 3 bones – humerus, radius and ulna. The bones are held together by ligaments to provide stability to the joint. Muscles and tendons...

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  • Elbow (Olecranon) Bursitis

    Elbow (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...

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  • Ulnar Nerve Entrapment (Cubital Tunnel Syndrome)

    Ulnar Nerve Entrapment (Cubital Tunnel Syndrome)

    Cubital Tunnel Syndrome is a condition characterized by compression of the ulnar nerve in an area of the elbow called the cubital tunnel...

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  • Elbow Sprain

    Elbow Sprain

    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 which support the elbow joint...

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  • Tennis Elbow

    Tennis Elbow

    Tennis elbow is the common name used for the elbow condition called lateral epicondylitis. It is an overuse injury that causes inflammation of the tendons that attach...

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  • Golfer’s Elbow

    Golfer’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...

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  • Elbow Injuries

    Elbow Fractures: Fracture is a common injury to the elbow. Elbow fractures may result from a fall onto an outstretched wrist, a direct impact to the elbow or a twisting injury...

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  • Little League Elbow

    Little league elbow also called as medial apophysitis, is an overuse condition that occurs when there is overstress or injury to the inside portion of the elbow...

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  • Nursemaid’s Elbow

    Dislocation of the radius bone present in the elbow is called nursemaid’s elbow. This condition is very common among children below 5 years of age as their bones and muscles...

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  • Elbow Pain

    Elbow Pain

    The elbow is a hinge joint made up of 3 bones – humerus, radius and ulna. The bones are held together by ligaments to provide stability to the joint. Muscles and tendons...

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Fractures/ Injuries
  • Forearms Fracture in Children

    Forearms Fracture in Children

    The radius (bone on the thumb side) and ulna (bone on the little-finger side) are the two bones of the forearm. Forearm fractures can occur near the wrist, near the elbow...

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  • Adult Forearm Fractures

    The forearm is made up of 2 bones, namely, the radius and ulna. The primary function of your forearm is rotation i.e., the ability to turn your palm up and down...

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  • Distal Humerus Fractures of the Elbow

    Distal Humerus Fractures of the Elbow

    The elbow is a region between the upper arm and the fore arm. The elbow joint is made up of 3 bones. The distal (lower) end of the humerus bone in the upper arm joins...

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  • Elbow Fractures in Children

    Elbow Fractures in Children

    The elbow is a joint that consists of three bones – the humerus (upper arm bone), radius (forearm bone) and ulna (forearm bone). An elbow fracture most commonly occurs when your...

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  • Radial Head Fractures of the Elbow

    Radial Head Fractures of the Elbow

    The elbow is a junction between the forearm and the upper arm. The elbow joint is made up of 3 bones namely the humerus bone in the upper arm which joins with the radius

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  • Elbow Fractures

    Elbow Fractures

    Three bones, the humerus, radius and ulna, make up the elbow joint. Elbow fractures may occur from trauma, resulting from various reasons; some of them being a fall...

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