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75 Possible Causes for Abnormal X-Ray of the Elbow, Inability to Supinate Forearm

  • Radial Head Dislocation

    Failure to treat appropriately can lead to joint instability and inability to supinate and pronate the forearm normally. Editors: Anthony J. Busti, MD, PharmD, FNLA, FAHA[ebmconsult.com]

  • Congenital Radioulnar Synostosis

    Inability to supinate forearm is major complaints.[boneandspine.com] She may also carry her elbow at an abnormal angle or have a shortened forearm.[childrenshospital.org] Figure 2 Figure 2: Clinical picture of the same child showing inability to fully supinate the forearms on attempted supination.[ispub.com]

  • Humero-Ulnar Synostosis

    She may also carry her elbow at an abnormal angle or have a shortened forearm.[childrenshospital.org] Inability to supinate forearm is major complaints.[boneandspine.com] Your child’s doctor will know by physical exam and x-rays that your baby has radioulnar synostosis.[childrenshospital.org]

  • Elbow Fracture

    X-ray of lateral elbow with abnormal fat pads.[nursingcenter.com] Other investigations that help diagnose an elbow fracture include: X-ray of the elbow is a radiological test carried out to look for abnormalities in bone structures of the[orangeorthopaedics.com] Your doctor diagnoses elbow fracture by performing a physical examination.[ypo.education]

    Missing: Inability to Supinate Forearm
  • Olecranon Bursitis

    Olecranon bursitis is a common condition characterized by pain, swelling and inflammation of the olecranon bursa. One third of episodes are septic. Painless swelling is the most common manifestation in non-inflammatory, aseptic form of olecranon bursitis. Most of the patients have difficulty in flexing the elbow beyond[…][symptoma.com]

    Missing: Inability to Supinate Forearm
  • Radial Head Fracture

    The most common injury seen in adults in the forearm is the radial head fracture. It is common as it occurs due to a fall on the outstretched hand and present clinically with pain and swelling around the elbow joint. Patient presents with a history of fall on an outstretched hand, rarely blunt trauma or[…][symptoma.com]

    Missing: Inability to Supinate Forearm
  • Supination Injury

    Clinical examination of a patient with a distal biceps tendon rupture shows a loss of the normal upper arm contour, pain with flexion and supination of the forearm, ecchymosis[mdedge.com] , and an inability to palpate the distal biceps tendon in the antecubital fossa. 5 It is important to note that a false-negative test can be elicited when examining the integrity[mdedge.com]

    Missing: Abnormal X-Ray of the Elbow
  • Tennis Elbow

    An epidemiologic study of the incidence and recurrence of tennis elbow among over 500 tennis players (278 men, 254 women; age range, 20 to 50 years) indicated that age and amount of playing time per day were contributing factors to the injury. Both incidence and recurrence rates increased with age. An[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Inability to Supinate Forearm
  • Entrapment Neuropathy

    X-rays of the elbow and wrist are essential to rule out possible associated bone or joint abnormalities, or alternative diagnoses.[patient.info] X-rays of the chest if a Pancoast's tumour is suspected.[patient.info]

    Missing: Inability to Supinate Forearm
  • Humerus Fracture

    They include Posterior fat pad Anterior fat pad (sail sign) Abnormal anterior humeral line Abnormal radiocapitellar line A posterior fat pad on a true lateral x-ray of the[merckmanuals.com] elbow is always abnormal; this finding is specific for joint effusion but not highly sensitive.[merckmanuals.com] Anteroposterior and lateral x-rays A fracture line may not be visible, but other x-ray findings may suggest fracture.[merckmanuals.com]

    Missing: Inability to Supinate Forearm

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