Elbow Pain after Injury Evaluation
The evaluation of an elbow injury begins with a history and physical examination.
Physical findings in someone with an elbow injury may include:
- Elbow deformity
- Limited range of motion in the elbow
- Painful range of motion in the elbow
- Elbow swelling
- In some cases, impaired circulation may be present.
- Tenderness overlying the bones of the elbow
Testing is not necessary to confirm the diagnosis of elbow injury.
Tests that may be used to evaluate elbow injury include:
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