Elbow and Forearm Overuse Injuries Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Oct 21, 2015
  • Author: Vincent N Disabella, DO, FAOASM; Chief Editor: Sherwin SW Ho, MD  more...
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DDx

Diagnostic Considerations

Anterior capsule strain

Degenerative joint disease (DJD)

Distal biceps rupture

Inflammatory arthropathy

Lateral epicondyle avulsion fracture

Loose body

Medial epicondyle avulsion fracture

Olecranon stress fracture

Pronator syndrome

Synovitis

Torn brachialis muscle

Differential Diagnoses