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How can I heal tendonitis in my elbow?

How can I heal tendonitis in my elbow?

Rest, NSAID, therapy: Depending of the severity of your injury, it may take some time to heal. Should give it some rest. Gentle range of motion exercise, and use of antiinfkammatory med such as motrin/aleve may help. You may need physical therapy if severe. If above measures not helpful, consult doc for eval. Good luck. ...Read more

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How can you relieve pain from tendonitis in the elbows?

How can you relieve pain from tendonitis in the elbows?

Conservative mgmt: Modification of activities, counter force bracing, elbow therapy focused on strengthening and modalities, and anti-inflammatories vs a steroid injection (if indicated and you are a candidate). ...Read more

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Can you describe the symptoms of tendonitis in the elbow?

Can you describe the symptoms of tendonitis in the elbow?

Pain with or: Without movement of the elbow, some swelling could be present, especially when make fist or try to carry thing on the effected side. ...Read more

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I have tendonitis in my elbow. What could I do to help the pain?

I have tendonitis in my elbow. What could I do to help the pain?

Stretching: Most tendinitis about the elbow subside on their own. Keeping the elbow fully extended and bending the wrist up and down will stretch the tendons and help with the pain. If this does not work sometimes an injection is needed. In severe cases when nothing else works there are surgical procedures to help. ...Read more

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I am feeling pain in my elbow - is it tendonitis and how can I fix it?

I am feeling pain in my elbow - is it tendonitis and how can I fix it?

Overuse vs injury: Tendinitis is likely if you have an overuse or cumulative trauma type injury. Localized pain directly over the tendinous origins of your forearm muscles that worsens with resisted activity is a hallmark of tendinitis. The outer prominence (lateral epicondyle) is a common site for tendinitis and is painful with resisted wrist extension. Stepwise treatments: rest, ice, nsaids, brace, and injection. ...Read more

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I think I have tendonitis in my left elbow. What is the best way to treat this?

I think I have tendonitis in my left elbow. What is the best way to treat this?

First try this: 1. Make sure that tendonitis or epicondylitis is the true source of the pain 2. Ice and nsaids 3, take a good hard look at activities, add stretching and non irritating strengthening to your regimen try to strengthen you r grip and forearm without loading the extended elbow with the wrist fully flexedor raised with resistance 4. See a doctor ot clarify 5 talk to a therapist or trainer. ...Read more

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What can be done for elbow tendonitis?

What can be done for elbow tendonitis?

Brace, ice, inject: Tennis elbow affects the outer prominent aspect of your blow. It is usually due to overuse (e.., too much tennis). Treatment is nonoperative and can consist of rest, ice, nsaids, bracing, nd local steroid injection. Rarely, surgery is indicated. Also referred to as lateral epicondylitis. ...Read more

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How can I relieve my elbow tendonitis?

How can I relieve my elbow tendonitis?

Depends: Where is the tendonitis lateral or medial part of the elbow see an orthopaedic surgeon. ...Read more