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Diseases » Elbow conditions » Summary
 

What is Elbow conditions?

What is Elbow conditions?

Any condition that affects the elbow. The elbow is the joint that connects the lower forearm to the upper arm and allows increased range of motion and ...more »

  • Elbow conditions: Conditions that affect the elbow.

Elbow conditions: Introduction

Types of Elbow conditions:

Types of Elbow conditions:

Broader types of Elbow conditions:

What causes Elbow conditions?

Causes of Elbow conditions: see causes of Elbow conditions

What are the symptoms of Elbow conditions?

Symptoms of Elbow conditions: see symptoms of Elbow conditions

Elbow conditions: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Elbow conditions.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Elbow conditions: Orthopedic Surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Elbow conditions.
Treatments for Elbow conditions: see treatments for Elbow conditions
Research for Elbow conditions: see research for Elbow conditions

Society issues for Elbow conditions


Hospitalization statistics for Elbow conditions: The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Elbow conditions:

  • 0.01% (1,219) of hospital consultant episodes were for dislocation, sprain and strain of joints and ligaments of elbow in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 95% of hospital consultant episodes for dislocation, sprain and strain of joints and ligaments of elbow required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 54% of hospital consultant episodes for dislocation, sprain and strain of joints and ligaments of elbow were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 46% of hospital consultant episodes for dislocation, sprain and strain of joints and ligaments of elbow were for women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 92% of hospital consultant episodes for dislocation, sprain and strain of joints and ligaments of elbow required emergency hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 2.1 days was the mean length of stay in hospitals for dislocation, sprain and strain of joints and ligaments of elbow in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
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Organs Affected by Elbow conditions:

Organs and body systems related to Elbow conditions include:

Name and Aliases of Elbow conditions

Main name of condition: Elbow conditions

Other names or spellings for Elbow conditions:

Elbow disorders, Elbow diseases

Elbow conditions: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Elbow conditions:

 

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