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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
TENNIS ELBOW: The best treatment is rest and no aggravation. Pt is also important. A steroid injection done once may start the process of healing. Topical medicated ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Do not think so: Surgery might not help you but it usually does.
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See below: You may visit this site for information on this topic: https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/tennis-elbow/symptoms-causes/syc-20351987 Wish y ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Johnston-Jones
33 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No: It is an overuse syndrome due to using the wrist & finger extensor muscles (which attach at the outside of the elbow) to do heavy repetitive work (wha ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Harvey
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Tennis elbow: No the surgery is not too painful. It can be done through a small incision or an arthroscope as an outpatient procedure.
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
38 years experience Hand Surgery
Surgery?: Recommend conservative treatment with steroid injection, possible platelet rich plasma injection if an acute injury. Is diagnosis from mri? If so than ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Velt
Dr. Paul Velt answered
41 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Possible: A fall on outstretched arm may lead to a tear of the triangular fibrocartilage complex. It is also possible the tear predates the fall hence the term ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Reuss
20 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No: Absolutely not! elbow injuries can be fractures, tendon tears (biceps/triceps), cartilage injuries like osteochondritis dissecans, muscle strains, li ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Stein
59 years experience Pain Management
Several operations: Ask your surgeon what he intends to do? Consider prolotherapy as an alternative to surgery. Vist www.Getprolo.Com or www.Aaomed.Org for info a ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Pain and weak grip: Common signs and symptoms of tennis elbow include: pain or burning on the outer part of your elbow weak grip strength the symptoms are often worsen ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tapan Joshi
26 years experience Pain Management
Absolutely: Absolutely especially when your technic is not right.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Waldman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Very unlikely: But it's also unlikely to do any harm, if practiced correctly.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Burstits : Can be an elbow strain or olecranon bursitis
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff McFadden
23 years experience Family Medicine
Depends.: On what your orthopedist recommends as he/she has examined you and has more insight into your injury. I would guess physical therapy is going to be f ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience Hospital-based practice
Can't answer w/o inf: The space here is limited to provide a good answer to your question. You should speak to an Orthopedic Surgeon or sports medicine doctor (rehab?) to a ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chirag Patel
Specializes in Neurology
Tendon vs. nerve: Golfer's elbow is due to the muscle tendon. Pain starts at the medial epicondyle and spreads down the forearm. Wrist bending, forearm twisting, & ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mazen Ghani
23 years experience Radiology
Olecranon bursitis: Olecranon bursitis includes pain, swelling, and inflammation of the olecranon bursa at the back of the elbow.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neeoo Chin
39 years experience Fertility Medicine
Possibly: Acupuncture will greatly help tennis elbow. Shoulder spurs are more difficult for acupuncture to help.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Reuss
20 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Tennis elbow will be painful on the lateral (or outside/away from the middle of the body) aspect of the elbow and when you resist wrist extension it a ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
53 years experience Neurosurgery
Arthritis: You have described an arthritis condition, of which there are many types. In addition to joint damage, many arthritides can cause tendon damage result ... Read More
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Doe
19 years experience Interventional Radiology
Typical: This is typical in your age group. By age 50, the large majority of men (especially athletes) with have some degree of rotator cuff injury. My ortho ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Mark Hutchinson
33 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Recheck: Injury from 7 yrs ago should have resolved by now. Time to get new x-rays and recheck.
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