Inside elbow pain

Golfer's Elbow

Elbow Avulsion Fracture

An elbow avulsion fracture occurs when a tendon or ligament tears, pulling a small fragment of bone away with it. It is more common in children and usually occurs on the inside of the elbow. Here we explain the symptoms, causes, and treatment for elbow avulsion fractures. Avulsion fracture symptoms Symptoms of an avulsion fracture …

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Ulna nerve - Cubital tunnel syndrome

Ulnar Nerve Compression

An Ulnar nerve compression is caused either by a direct blow to the inside of the elbow, or from repetitive trauma. It causes numbness and tingling down the forearm and into the forth and fifth fingers. Sometimes it is referred to as ‘hitting your funny bone’. Symptoms Pain on the inside/back of the elbow. Sensations …

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Medial Elbow Ligament Sprain

The medial collateral ligament (MCL) of the elbow is situated on the inside of the elbow. It helps to provide stability to the joint. The ligament is injured from a sudden traumatic injury, or from repetitive overuse, for example throwing with poor technique. Symptoms Symptoms of a medial collateral ligament sprain in the elbow will …

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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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