Lateral epicondylitis - tennis elbow

Case contributed by Dr Bahman Rasuli

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Chronic lateral elbow pain.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female

Chronic epicondylitis with a partial thickness tear of the common extensor origin from 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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Case information

rID: 87998
Published: 23rd Mar 2021
Last edited: 24th Mar 2021
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Jame Jam Imaging Center

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