Arthroscopic Management of Snapping Radiocapitellar Joint

  • In-Ho JeonEmail author
  • Erica Kholinne


Radiocapitellar snapping is not a common condition. Due to its rarity, it is frequently misdiagnosed. Several structures such as the annular ligament, a synovial fold, or meniscus may contribute for this pathology. Diagnostic approach of this pathology will affect the success of its treatment. Arthroscopic management for radiocapitellar snapping is a minimal invasive technique which may provide diagnostic and therapeutic approach.


Radiocapitellar snapping Arthroscopic Management Plica Radial head Capitellum 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Asan Medical CenterUniversity of Ulsan, College of MedicineSeoulSouth Korea
  2. 2.Department of Orthopedic SurgerySt. Carolus HospitalJakartaIndonesia

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