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  • Pain months after a fall

    wondersmud 1 Replies
    Posted in: Elbow conditions September 23, 2013 01:25 AM

    I fell with an outstretched arm on December 6th. I fell holding a coffee cup and right on my elbow. Didn't spill any coffee. Had two X-rays and no break. Elbow was swollen and tender. My forearm hurt when I placed it on a desk...the underside of the forearm. It eventually went away. Now it is...

  • Painful Elbow injury for half a year, descriptive post

    spamthatsnotham 0 Replies
    Posted in: Elbow conditions August 15, 2013 02:17 AM

    Yes, yes. I know you guys cannot give me an exact diagnosis based on the contents of this question, but all I am looking for are ideas to research that make sense.So, I hurt my elbow and I thought it was a simple bruise at first. It was swollen and bruised and hurt to move. A month later the...

  • Lumps inside elbow joint. Help!

    SamanthaZ. 0 Replies
    Posted in: Elbow conditions February 10, 2013 06:09 AM

    I have had lumps on the inside of my elbow joints for a few years now. The have spread and grown in size which you can plainly see from the outside of my elbow when I bend my arm. Recently I have been having a lot of pain that starts out as uncomfortable, but ends up traveling down my arm as the...

  • Fall and subsequent injury to elbow/hand

    madz17 0 Replies
    Posted in: Elbow conditions May 21, 2012 07:30 PM

    Yesterday, (May 20th) I was walking down a short flight of stairs when I tripped due to slippery conditions caused by rain. I caught myself with my hands, however, as I came down, I hit my left elbow on the corner of a step. Immediate pain followed, as is to be expected from that kind of fall. At...

  • Elbow trouble

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Elbow conditions August 8, 2011 06:10 PM

    I fell on my right arm 3 years ago and since then it wont straighten or bend fully. I had trapped and damaged my ulnar nerve and had surgery for it. I have had my elbow manipulated under anesthetic twice and still cant move it properly. My surgeon doesnt even know what the problem is, I've had ct...

  • Major elbow pain at full extension

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Elbow conditions September 28, 2009 04:41 PM

    Long story short, had ulnar release surgery in Dec 08'. Nerve was not moved. Only hurts if I go full extension or try to underhand throw something that is heavy. Pain remains local in my inner elbow area. Just behind the menial head. No pain down forearm to fingers and no numbness or tingling. 1st...

  • Elbow Pain - What to do next?

    salijackt 1 Replies
    Posted in: Elbow conditions November 10, 2008 11:52 PM

    I have been bouncing around from doctor to doctor and each seems to give me a different suggestion of what to do for the elbow pain I've been experiencing. My primary pain is around the olecrenon process and medial epicondyle. I've been experiencing tingling in my fourth and fifth digits as well as...

  • elbow pain and numbness of 4th and 5th finger

    kevinramirez2008 8 Replies
    Posted in: Elbow conditions October 7, 2008 08:29 AM

    3 months ago i felt a really sharp pinch right above my right elbow while constant lifting of heavy items. For the last 2 months i've had only that sharp pain on my forearm and above my elbow, now my pinky and ring finger are having slight numbness too. My arm feels as if it had no strenght and it...

  • Maybe not tendonitis?

    enchant 0 Replies
    Posted in: Elbow conditions June 18, 2007 08:37 PM

    About a year ago, I was doing a lot of kayaking and developed a pain in my left elbow. My doctor told me that it was tendonitis (golfer's elbow) and we tried several methods to deal with it.Ibuprofin and rest - no improvement.Physical therapy - no improvement.Cortizone shot - immediate...

  • Dislocated elbow??

    AllDaWayFromIreland 2 Replies
    Posted in: Elbow conditions June 7, 2007 12:59 AM

    can anybody help me out on this?? My elbows always need to be straighned out and clicked back into place numerous times a day it isn't really THAT sore but what is the problem, its annoying!! :mad:

  • Green elbow skin

    greenskin 5 Replies
    Posted in: Elbow conditions April 19, 2007 02:20 AM

    I have a question regarding my elbows. I'm not sure exactly what is wrong with them, but they are very dry and crusty and have a somewhat green colouring to them.Has anyone heard of any skin/elbow conditions causing skin to turn green? Thank you!:(

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  • elbow fluid

    Anonymous 10 Replies
    Posted in: Elbow conditions March 1, 2007 05:01 PM

    approximately, two weeks ago I notice that my left elbow was much largerthan my right elbow. It is swollen and spongy, but no pain. I have no problems in use or movement. How do i treat this to make it go back to normal size.

  • elbow pain due to fall

    lauraann 11 Replies
    Posted in: Elbow conditions February 28, 2007 06:48 PM

    I fell down and hurt my elbow on 2/24/07. After going to the Doctor, he told me that I had injured my ulnar. He did not send me for an X-Ray nor did he tell me how long to expect it to hurt. I called the office back asking if I should put it in a sling and the receptionist said yes without even...

  • elbow pain

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Elbow conditions September 6, 2006 10:07 PM

    I had tendon's repaired in right elbow. Cortisone shot in left. This is about 10 months later, I thought I had a bone growing inward on my left elbow. After having x-rayed and looked at I am told to get a biopsy. Elbow is fine. However all the muscle/fat/tissue that surrounds the elbow has...

  • ouch

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Elbow conditions May 17, 2006 07:34 PM

    i need someone to answer a few questions about dislocating your elbow. about 3 weeks ago i dove for a ball and smacked into a fence dislocated my elbow pretty bad. but now it is 3 weeks later and my elbow is very tight in the elbow area can't straighten my arm yet, is this normal and how long does...

  • elbow and medial nerve

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Elbow conditions May 2, 2006 09:36 AM

    At least 20 years ago I fell on some ice and rammed my elbow, with my weight behind it, onto the hard ice. It hurt for awhile, then the pain went away. After that I noticed a loose chip at the end of my elbow. The chip would float around at times and depending on the angle of pressure on it could...

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