CUBITAL TUNNEL SYNDROME

INTRODUCTION Cubital tunnel syndrome is a condition that affects the ulnar nerve where it crosses the inside edge of the elbow. The symptoms are very similar to the pain that comes from hitting your funny bone. When you hit your funny bone, you are actually hitting the ulnar nerve...

Golfers Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)

Welcome to ProActive Physical Therapy's patient resource about Golfers Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis). Medial epicondylitis is commonly known as golfer's elbow. This does not mean that only golfers have this condition. But the golf swing is a common cause of medial epicondylitis. Many other repetitive activities can...

Golfer’s Elbow

By Mayo Clinic Staff Golfer's elbow is characterized by: Pain and tenderness on the inner side of your elbow. Sometimes the pain extends along the inner side of your forearm. Pain typically worsens with certain movements. Stiffness. Your elbow may feel stiff, and it may hurt...

Tennis Elbow

"Tennis elbow" is a common term for a condition caused by overuse of arm, forearm, and hand muscles that results in elbow pain. You don't have to play tennis to get this, but the term came into use because it can be a significant problem for...

Elbow Pain

How is the elbow designed and what is its function? The elbow is the joint where three long bones meet in the middle portion of the arm. The bone of the upper arm (humerus) meets the inner bone of the forearm (ulna) and the outer bone...