The elbow contains a large, curved, pointy bone at the back called the olecranon, which is covered by the olecranon bursa, a small fluid-filled sac that allows smooth movement between the bone and overlying skin. Inflammation of this bursa leads to a condition called olecranon bursitis.
- Increase in pain with bending of the elbow
- Reddening and increasing in warmth of the skin
- Physical examination
- Dry Needling
- Steroid and Hyaluronic Acid Image Guided Injections
- Image Guided Calcific Barbotage