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A 20-year-old male asked:

i feel a sharp pain in my forearm when working on my biceps.pain occurs when i lower the weight(relax). it feels like it's in the bone. what is this?

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Dr. Thomas Alost Jr
Orthopedic Surgery 37 years experience
Tendon: This is most often from over training with excessive strain of the tendons. Be careful working through the pain as this could lead to rupture. Especially if the pain is in front of the elbow, this could be injury to the distal biceps tendon.

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Last updated Jun 4, 2018

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