The elbow is a hinge joint comprised of 3 bones: humerus, radius and ulna. An
injury to this area may cause an elbow fracture.
When you bend your elbow, you can easily feel its "tip," a bony prominence that
extends from one of the lower arm bones (the ulna). That tip is called the ...
I had a fall which I landed on my left elbow. Per x-ray of the elbow it is positive for
a hairline fracture of my radial bone. I was treated for pain, immobilization with ...
Caused by application of repetitive strain and excessive training, hairline
fractures are minute cracks on the bones, which can become severe if not
can occur by either falling directly on the elbow
, or by the triceps muscle pulling off a fragment of bone from the elbow
. What is the treatment of an olecranon fracture
motion is initiated soon after surgery, then most patients are able ... More »
Sep 24, 2015 ... Elbow fracture is injury that involves bones forming the elbow joint. Correct and
timely treatment is essential to restore normal elbow function.
Aug 12, 1999 ... Q. Six weeks ago, I slipped and fell on my arm. A nurse practitioner X-rayed my
elbow and said I had a hairline fracture of a bone in the lower ...
Jun 9, 2014 ... *Just a reminder, the pain is on the tip of the elbow* So far, I am fearing it is a
hairline fracture, but one fact keeps confusing me. I have full ...
HealthTap: Doctor answers on Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, and More: Dr.
Wint on hairline fracture elbow healing time: Go back to your doctor . Hopefully ...
Broken arm is a term than can be used to describe a break or fracture of any
bone in ... A stress fracture of the forearm is a hairline crack or break in either of