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Is it ever possible to get elbow tendonitis from playing basketball?
8 doctors weighed in

Dr. Alex Meyers
Surgery - Hand Surgery
4 doctors agree
In brief: Elbow tenfonitis
Elbow tendinitis (lateral/medial epicondylitis, triceps or biceps tendinitis ) can stem from any activity.

In brief: Elbow tenfonitis
Elbow tendinitis (lateral/medial epicondylitis, triceps or biceps tendinitis ) can stem from any activity.
Dr. Alex Meyers
Dr. Alex Meyers
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Dr. Asher Turney
repetitive movement of the joint is all that's necessary
Dr. Joel McClurg
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Sure
Any type of repetitive upper extremity activity can lead to elbow tendinitis especially in the 40-60 year old crowd.

In brief: Sure
Any type of repetitive upper extremity activity can lead to elbow tendinitis especially in the 40-60 year old crowd.
Dr. Joel McClurg
Dr. Joel McClurg
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Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Surgery - Hand Surgery
In brief: Elbow tendon
It is possible though not as common in basketballs sin golf or racquet sports.
Depending on the location differing treatment is indicated. An area tha at also be inflam media the posterior or triceps tendon area. Ice stretching nsaids are the hallmark of comservative treatment as well as protection during play and strengths thing conditioning a antagonist muscles and isometric with stretching.

In brief: Elbow tendon
It is possible though not as common in basketballs sin golf or racquet sports.
Depending on the location differing treatment is indicated. An area tha at also be inflam media the posterior or triceps tendon area. Ice stretching nsaids are the hallmark of comservative treatment as well as protection during play and strengths thing conditioning a antagonist muscles and isometric with stretching.
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
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