Tennis Elbow

Tennis Elbow in San Diego, CA

Tennis Elbow in San Diego, CATennis elbow is an inflammation around the bony knob on the outer side of the elbow. It occurs when the tissue that attaches to the bone becomes irritated. Playing racquet sports or anything that involves extending your wrist or rotating your forearm can cause tennis elbow.

The most common symptoms of tennis elbow is pain on the outer side of the elbow and down the forearm.

Location: Elbow, Forearm

AAOS Fact Page: Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow) (pdf)