orthocare

Arm

Conditions

  • Biceps Tendinitis

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  • Broken Arm

    A breakage or crack in the arm bone is termed an arm fracture. This fracture can occur in one of the 3 arm bones namely the humerus, ulna and the radius. Arm fractures may be caused due to vehicular accidents, a direct blow to the arm or due to a fall on your arm such as during sports activities.

  • Dislocated Elbow

    The elbow is a hinge joint made up of 3 bones – humerus, radius and ulna. The bones are held together by ligaments to provide stability to the joint.

  • Elbow (olecranon) Bursitis

    The elbow contains a large, curved, pointy bone at the back called the olecranon, which is covered by the olecranon bursa, a small fluid-filled sac that allows smooth movement between the bone and overlying skin. Inflammation of this bursa leads to a condition called olecranon bursitis.

  • Elbow Fracture in Children

    The elbow is a joint that consists of three bones – the humerus (upper arm bone), radius (forearm bone) and ulna (forearm bone).

  • Forearm Fractures in Children

    The radius (bone on the thumb side) and ulna (bone on the little-finger side) are the two bones of the forearm.

  • Olecranon Fractures

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  • Osteoarthritis of the Elbow

    Although the elbows are not weight-bearing joints, they are considered to be most important for the functioning of the upper limbs. Hence, even minor trauma or disease affecting the elbow may cause pain and limit the movements of the upper limbs. Arthritis is one of the common disease conditions affecting the elbow joint.

  • Radial Head Fracture

    The elbow is a junction between the forearm and the upper arm. The elbow joint is made up of 3 bones namely the humerus bone in the upper arm which joins with the radius and ulna bones in the forearm.

  • Biceps Tendon Rupture

    The biceps muscle, located in the front of the upper arm allows you to bend the elbow and rotate the arm. Biceps tendons attach the biceps muscle to the bones in the shoulder and in the elbow.

  • Tennis Elbow

    Tennis elbow is the common name for the elbow condition lateral epicondylitis.

  • Throwing Injuries

    An athlete uses an overhand throw to achieve greater speed and distance. Repeated throwing in sports such as baseball and basketball can place a lot of stress on the joints of the arm, and lead to weakening and ultimately, injury to the structures in the elbow.

  • Ulnar Nerve Entrapment

    Cubital tunnel syndrome, also called ulnar nerve entrapment is a condition caused by compression of the ulnar nerve in an area of the elbow

Treatments

  • Biceps Tendon Repair

    The biceps muscle is located in front of your upper arm. It helps in bending your elbow as well as in rotational movements of your forearm.

  • Elbow Arthroscopy

    The elbow is the joint that connects the upper arm bone and the forearm bones. Elbow joint helps in movement of the arms forward,

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