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Tennis and Golfer’s Elbow (Epicondylitis)

  • Andrew D. Sobel
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Abstract

Lateral and medial epicondylitis are common upper extremity tendinopathies that are frequently studied. A thorough understanding of the pathologic processes, examination findings, and treatment strategies is important for orthopedic surgeons as well as general practitioners in order to deliver effective patient care.

Keywords

Lateral epicondylitis Medial epicondylitis Tennis elbow Golfer’s elbow Angiofibroblastic hyperplasia 

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© Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrew D. Sobel
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  1. 1.Department of OrthopedicsWarren Alpert Medical School of Brown UniversityProvidenceUSA

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