Items tagged “elbow”

103 results found
Case

Aneurysmal bone cyst

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Ahmed Abdrabou
Published 08 May 2013
95% complete
MRI
Article

Elbow joint effusion

An elbow joint effusion is a key finding to recognise on an elbow radiograph and should be used as a trigger to search for a fracture.  Finding an effusion  Recognising an elbow joint effusion on lateral radiographs is an essential radiology skill. While the fluid itself is not discretely seen...
Article

Elbow joint effusion

An elbow joint effusion is a key finding to recognise on an elbow radiograph and should be used as a trigger to search for a fracture.  Finding an effusion  Recognising an elbow joint effusion on lateral radiographs is an essential radiology skill. While the fluid itself is not discretely seen...
Case

Olecranon fracture

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Jeremy Jones
Published 30 Jun 2013
75% complete
X-ray
Case

Olecranon fracture

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Jeremy Jones
Published 30 Jun 2013
66% complete
X-ray
Case

Lateral condyle fracture

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Jeremy Jones
Published 30 Jun 2013
69% complete
X-rayAnnotated image
Article

Os supratrochleare dorsale

Os supratrochlear dorsale is an accessory ossicle of the elbow located in the olecranon fossa of the humerus 1. It may become symptomatic due to trauma during elbow extension and as such may require surgical removal 2. The differential diagnosis is an intra-articular loose body but the treatment...
Case

Elbow dislocation with fracture of the lateral condyle

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Benoudina Samir
Published 18 Jan 2014
72% complete
X-ray
Case

Septal aperture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 13 Mar 2014
79% complete
X-ray
Case

Septal aperture

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 31 Mar 2014
79% complete
X-ray
Article

Olecranon foramen

An olecranon foramen, also known as septal aperture or supratrochlear foramen, is a common normal anatomical variant of the distal humerus.  Epidemiology There is a wide variation of incidence, occurring between 5% to 50% of the population depending on ethnicity, being more common in individua...
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Radial head fracture with fat pad displacement

 Diagnosis certain
RMH Core Conditions
Published 23 Apr 2014
85% complete
X-ray
Article

Congenital radial head dislocation

Congenital radial head dislocation is the most common congenital elbow abnormality. It can occur in isolation, or more commonly may be associated with other conditions or syndromes. Epidemiology Overall, congenital radial head dislocation is rare 2. Clinical presentation Congenital radial he...
Case

Congenital radial head dislocation

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Aparna Srinivasa Babu
Published 07 May 2014
47% complete
X-ray
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Olecranon bursitis

 Diagnosis probable
Dr Muhammad Essam
Published 08 May 2014
42% complete
MRI
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Bicipitoradial bursa

The bicipitoradial bursa is located between the distal biceps brachii tendon and the tuberosity of the radius. The bursa partially or completely wraps around the biceps tendon. It ensures frictionless motion between the biceps tendon and the proximal radius during pronation and supination of the...
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Patella cubiti

Patella cubiti is a very rare anomaly of the elbow, presenting as a sesamoid within the distal triceps brachii tendon. Its exact aetiology is unknown with congenital, developmental and post-traumatic theories postulated 1.  Clinical presentation May be asymptomatic or present with limitation o...
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Lateral (radial) collateral ligament complex of the elbow

The lateral (radial) collateral ligament (LCL/RCL) complex is a major lateral stabiliser of the elbow joint and resists varus stress. Gross anatomy The LCL is a Y-shaped ligamentous complex composed of three parts 1, 2: annular ligament from sigmoid notch to supinator crest of the ulna bone ...
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Distal biceps brachii tendon repair

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 22 Oct 2014
85% complete
X-ray
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Osteochondritis dissecans of the elbow and synovial osteochondromatosis

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Matt Skalski
Published 26 Oct 2014
79% complete
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