Lateral epicondylitis - tennis elbow

Case contributed by Bahman Rasuli


Lateral elbow pain.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female

Thickening and abnormal intermediate-high signal intensity on the fluid sensitive sequences at the insertion site of the common extensor tendon on the lateral epicondyle.

Case Discussion

Lateral epicondylitis, also known as tennis elbow, is an overuse syndrome of the common extensor tendon and predominantly affects the extensor carpi radialis brevis (ECRB) tendon.

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