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155 Possible Causes for Limited Extension of Elbow Joints

  • Pterygium

    […] of fingers, clinically manifesting with moderate to severe elbow extension and supination limitation.[orpha.net] […] head of triceps, bilateral posterior dislocation of the radial head and hypoplasia of the olecranon processes) and absent skin creases over the terminal interphalangeal joints[orpha.net]

  • Elbow Fracture

    Because the elbow is a hinged joint, range of motion is limited to flexion and extension (0[degrees]-135[degrees]), supination (90[degrees]), and pronation (90[degrees]).[nursingcenter.com]

  • Osteoclastoma

    Terminal part of extension and flexion of elbow joint was limited.[medcraveonline.com] On examination a localised swelling measuring 5x 6cm in posterior aspect of elbow was seen which was non tender, hard in consistency and was continuous with proximal ulna.[medcraveonline.com]

  • Olecranon Bursitis

    In inflammatory cases, pain inhibition may produce mild weakness of elbow flexion and extension. Sensation and distal pulses are unaffected.[clinicalgate.com] Examination findings of other joints should also be normal. Functional Limitations Buy Membership for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Category to continue reading.[clinicalgate.com]

  • Radial Head Fracture

    limited elbow or forearm motion, particularly supination/pronation Physical exam range of motion evaluate for mechanical blocks to elbow motion flexion/extension and pronation[orthobullets.com] […] supination aspiration of joint hematoma and injection of local anesthesia aids in evaluation of mechanical block stability elbow lateral pivot shift test (tests LUCL) valgus[orthobullets.com] […] restore stability, preventing proximal migration of the radius and ulnocarpal impaction Classification Presentation Symptoms pain and tenderness along lateral aspect of elbow[orthobullets.com]

  • Hemangioma

    He had observed a swelling of the right cubital fossa over the past 2 years, leading to the limitations of elbow extension and forearm pronation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 24-year-old male patient presented with a 5-year history of intermittent pain of the right elbow joint.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pseudoachondroplasia

    Joint hypermobility is seen, especially at the wrists and fingers; however, elbow extension is often limited. Hands and feet are short.[web.archive.org] . Associated deformities include genu valgum/varus, genu reccurvatum, limited elbow extension, kyphoscoliosis or increased lumbar lordosis, and joint laxity with secondary[slideshare.net] Other associated deformities include genu valgum, genu varum, genu recurvatum, elbow extension limitation, kyphoscoliosis, lumbar lordosis, and joint laxity with secondary[comprped.com]

  • Anterior Thigh Pain

    […] is excluded (cf. the ulna), the soft tissues (rather than the bony structure) limit extension, and rotation occurs. 15-13 On what basis is the knee joint condylar and not[dartmouth.edu] Hip disease is an important cause of pain referred to the knee. 15-12 Compare the knee with the elbow joint. 15-12 In the knee joint (as compared with the elbow), the fibula[dartmouth.edu]

  • Osteochondritis Dissecans

    For example, when osteochondritis dissecans affects the elbow, the joint may not move beyond 90 degrees of extension instead of being able to fully extend straight to 180[medicinenet.com] Symptoms include joint pain, stiffness, and even locking of the joint so that its range of motion is significantly limited to the point that it cannot be moved beyond a limited[medicinenet.com]

  • Osteochondritis Dissecans of Shoulders, Elbows, and Knees

    For example, when osteochondritis dissecans affects the elbow, the joint may not move beyond 90 degrees of extension instead of being able to fully extend straight to 180[medicinenet.com] Symptoms include joint pain, stiffness, and even locking of the joint so that its range of motion is significantly limited to the point that it cannot be moved beyond a limited[medicinenet.com]

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