Common extensor tendinopathy (lateral epicondylitis)

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell

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Severe lateral elbow pain

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Female
Modality: Ultrasound

Hypoechoic common extensor origin with substantial increase in blood flow = tendinopathy rather than a partial tear.

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Case Information

rID: 18316
Case created: 29th Jun 2012
Last edited: 10th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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