Olecranon (Elbow) Fractures

Elbow fractures may occur from trauma resulting from a variety of reasons, some of them being a fall on an outstretched arm, a direct blow to the elbow, or an abnormal twist to the joint beyond its functional limit.

Olecranon (Elbow) Fractures


  • Pain
  • Swelling
  • Stiffness
  • Bruising
  • Popping or cracking sound of the elbow
  • Deformity of the elbow bones


  • Physical Examination
  • X-ray
  • CT-scan

Non-Surgical Treatments

  • Dry Needling
  • Steroid and Hyaluronic Acid Image Guided Injections
  • Image Guided Calcific Barbotage

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