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Synonyms for elbow

Synonyms for elbow

hinge joint between the forearm and upper arm and the corresponding joint in the forelimb of a quadruped

a sharp bend in a road or river

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a length of pipe with a sharp bend in it

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the part of a sleeve that covers the elbow joint

the joint of a mammal or bird that corresponds to the human elbow

push one's way with the elbows

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shove one's elbow into another person's ribs

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Some of this breed's most common health concerns are elbow dysplasia, hemangiosarcoma (a fatal form of cancer), lymphoma (a disease that causes immune system cancer), and progressive retinal atrophy (deterioration of the retina).
Elbow dysplasia is a hereditary, degenerative disease believed to be caused by abnormal growth and development of bones that make up the elbow, resulting in a malformed and weakened joint subject to arthritis, according to the website DogTime.
Canine and equine Bowen can be very useful for arthritis, muscular sprains/strains, allergies and skin conditions, lameness and gait problems, hip and elbow dysplasia, back problems, muscle atrophy, stress and anxiety disorders, circulation/ lymphatic systems and behavioural/ performance problems.
Schulz, co-author of "Canine Arthritis and Joint Problems" and a board-certified practitioner in New Hampshire who speaks internationally on arthroscopy, canine elbow dysplasia, and joint replacement.
It can also help with hip and elbow dysplasia, back problems, muscle atrophy, stress and anxiety disorders, circulation/weakened immune system and aggression/behavioural problems.