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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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Other strangely named afflictions included a Baker's cyst, tennis elbow, golfer's elbow and Jeep bottom, which was described as: "Pain over the seat bones as a result of bouncing around on a hard jeep seat - a problem in North Africa in the Second World War.
Avoid golfer's elbow - which is caused by a strain of the muscles in the inside of the forearm - by performing wrist and forearm stretching exercises and not overemphasizing your wrists when swinging.
This new golfer's elbow exercise, dubbed the 'Reverse Tyler Twist', also employs a FlexBar and was found to be effective at reducing the pain for patients suffering from golfer's elbow.
The diagnosis has varied between golfer's elbow and tennis elbow and has not settled despite physio including deep massage and ultrasound.
In Scotland, the joint injury golfer's elbow is something we see quite often.
Shortly thereafter, we expect to file our NDA (New Drug Application) with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for IontoDex(TM), for treating acute local soft tissue inflammatory conditions, including such common conditions as tennis and golfer's elbow and plantar faciitis, a potential $540 million market.
Golfer's elbow is an inflammation of the tendons that attach your forearm muscles to the inside of the bone at your elbow.
In Scotland, golfer's elbow - where the patient experiences pain as well as a reduction in full range of movement - is much more frequently encountered than in other parts of the UK.
Dr Miriam says: I think you could have golfer's elbow, similar to tennis elbow, which is an inflammation of a tendon where it gets attached to the bone at the elbow joint.
helps patients suffering from tendon and soft tissue injuries such as tennis elbow, golfer's elbow, jumper's knee, Achilles tendonitis and plantar fasciitis.