Olecranon bursitis

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Non-traumatic elbow swelling

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

Fluid in olecranon region with surrounding hyperemia.

Case Discussion

Irregular shape fluid collection with local soft tissue vascularity is noted overlying olecranon process of ulna. Findings favor olecranon bursitis.

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Case information

rID: 19682
Published: 4th Oct 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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