Olecranon bursitis

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Non-traumatic elbow swelling

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Male

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
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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