Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An inflammation of an epicondyle or of the tissues adjacent to it.

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  • n. A general term for inflammation of the elbow or knee

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  • n. painful inflammation of the muscles and soft tissues around an epicondyle

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Examples

  • This condition is also called epicondylitis, lateral epicondylitis, medial epicondylitis, or golfer's elbow, where pain is present at the inside epicondyle.

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  • SANUWAVE researches, designs, manufactures, markets and services its products worldwide, and believes it has demonstrated that this technology is safe and effective in stimulating healing in chronic conditions of the foot (plantar fasciitis) and the elbow (lateral epicondylitis) through its U.S. Class III PMA approved Ossatron ® device, as well as stimulating bone and chronic tendonitis regeneration in the musculoskeletal environment through the utilization of its Ossatron, Evotron™ and orthoPACE devices in Europe.

  • Thanasas and his colleagues compared the effectiveness of single local injections of PRP under ultrasound guidance with autologous blood injections in 28 patients with tennis elbow, formally known as lateral elbow epicondylitis.

    Reuters: Press Release

  • "PRP is probably the best treatment for chronic refractory lateral epicondylitis if it is used after classical types of treatment like rest, braces, nonsteroidal anti inflammatory drugs, cortisone injections or physiotherapy have all failed," Thanasas said.

    Reuters: Press Release

  • SANUWAVE researches, designs, manufactures, markets and services its products worldwide, and believes it has demonstrated that its technology is safe and effective in stimulating healing in chronic conditions of the foot (plantar fasciitis) and the elbow (lateral epicondylitis) through its U.S. Class III PMA approved Ossatron ® device, as well as stimulating bone and chronic tendonitis regeneration in the musculoskeletal environment through the utilization of its Ossatron, Evotron™ and orthoPACE ® devices in Europe.

  • SANUWAVE researches, designs, manufactures, markets and services its products worldwide, and believes it has demonstrated that this technology is safe and effective in stimulating healing in chronic conditions of the foot (plantar fasciitis) and the elbow (lateral epicondylitis) through its U.S. Class III PMA approved Ossatron device, as well as stimulating bone and chronic tendonitis regeneration in the musculoskeletal environment through the utilization of its Ossatron, Evotron and orthoPACE devices in Europe.

  • It's called lateral epicondylitis, or tennis elbow.

    The Seattle Times

  • Andrew Bailey will not throw for 5-7 days due to lateral epicondylitis.

    Fantasy Baseball Headlines - Rotoworld.com

  • The topics range from anterior cruciate ligament surgery to rotator cuff problems and lateral epicondylitis.

    PRWeb - Daily News Feed

  • Closer Andrew Bailey will shut it down for five to seven days with lateral epicondylitis, commonly known as tennis elbow, and will need to throw on the side a couple of times before reappearing in games.

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