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Injuries of the elbow and the current treatment of tendon disease.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22915394     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
OBJECTIVE: Overuse and traumatic injuries of the elbow are common, occurring in both athletes and nonathletes. This article will discuss the commonly encountered soft-tissue and osseous pathologic abnormalities around the elbow and their imaging appearance on MRI and ultrasound.
CONCLUSION: The current treatment of tendon disease of the elbow is reviewed, with a focus on platelet-rich plasma injection.
Catherine L Hayter; Ronald S Adler
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  AJR. American journal of roentgenology     Volume:  199     ISSN:  1546-3141     ISO Abbreviation:  AJR Am J Roentgenol     Publication Date:  2012 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-08-23     Completed Date:  2012-11-05     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7708173     Medline TA:  AJR Am J Roentgenol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  546-57     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Athletic Injuries / diagnosis,  therapy
Cumulative Trauma Disorders / diagnosis,  therapy,  ultrasonography
Elbow Joint / injuries*,  innervation
Ligaments, Articular / injuries
Magnetic Resonance Imaging*
Middle Aged
Nerve Compression Syndromes / diagnosis,  etiology
Osteochondritis Dissecans / diagnosis
Tendon Injuries / diagnosis*,  therapy,  ultrasonography

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