TITLE

olecranon bursitis

AUTHOR(S)
Peters, Michael
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p561
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
An encyclopedia entry for "olecranon bursitis," is presented. This refers to the inflammation of the small, fluid-filled pad that protects the olecranon at the tip of the elbow. This condition causes pain and swelling but clears up easily after several days of rest and avoiding pressure on the joint.
ACCESSION #
43999629

 

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