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What is Tricep muscle strain?

What is Tricep muscle strain?

  • Tricep muscle strain: Damage to the tricep muscle in the arm due to over-stretching of the muscle tissue. The damage involves tearing the muscle tissue. Small blood vessels may also be damaged which can cause bruising. The symptoms may vary from mild to severe depending on the severity of the damage.

Tricep muscle strain: Introduction

Types of Tricep muscle strain:

Broader types of Tricep muscle strain:

How serious is Tricep muscle strain?

Prognosis of Tricep muscle strain: Most cases resolve without problems as long as the muscle is rested sufficiently to allow healing. Complications are uncommon.

What causes Tricep muscle strain?

Causes of Tricep muscle strain: see causes of Tricep muscle strain

What are the symptoms of Tricep muscle strain?

Symptoms of Tricep muscle strain: see symptoms of Tricep muscle strain

Tricep muscle strain: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Tricep muscle strain.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Tricep muscle strain.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Tricep muscle strain: Orthopedic Surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Tricep muscle strain.
Treatments for Tricep muscle strain: see treatments for Tricep muscle strain

Name and Aliases of Tricep muscle strain

Main name of condition: Tricep muscle strain

Other names or spellings for Tricep muscle strain:

Pulled tricep muscle, Arm muscle strain [tricep]


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