Chronic elbow pain

Triceps Tendonitis

Triceps tendonitis (tendinopathy) is an overuse injury, resulting in inflammation (or degeneration) of the triceps tendon where it inserts into the back of the elbow. Symptoms Pain at the back of the elbow, which develops gradually over time. Symptoms are is felt both at rest and during exercise. The back of your elbow will be …

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Students Elbow bursitis

Elbow Bursitis – Students Elbow

Elbow bursitis, also known as Students elbow or Olecranon bursitis, is swelling and inflammation of the bursa at the back of the elbow. Here we explain the symptoms, causes, and treatment for elbow bursitis. Symptoms Pain and swelling over the back of the elbow. Symptoms may come on rapidly from direct trauma, or develop over …

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Tennis elbow

Tennis Elbow

Tennis elbow is also known as lateral epicondylitis, lateral elbow tendinopathy or extensor tendinopathy. It is a common term used to describe long term, chronic pain on the outside of the elbow. Tennis elbow symptoms Pain approximately 1 to 2 cm down from the bony protrusion (lateral epicondyle) on the outside of the elbow. Symptoms …

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Golfers elbow anatomy

Golfer’s Elbow

Golfer’s elbow is also known as medial epicondylitis, thrower’s elbow, or little league elbow. It causes pain on the inside of the elbow, which develops gradually over time. Here we explain the symptoms, causes, and treatment of Golfer’s elbow. Golfer’s elbow symptoms Pain and tenderness on the inside of the elbow. Symptoms usually develop gradually …

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Elbow nerve

Radial Tunnel Syndrome

Radial tunnel syndrome, also known as radial nerve entrapment, occurs when the radial nerve in the forearm gets compressed or pinched. It has symptoms similar to Tennis Elbow. Here we explain the symptoms, causes, and treatment of radial nerve impingement. Radial nerve entrapment symptoms The symptoms of radial nerve entrapment are very similar to those …

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