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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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Initial treatment for golfer's elbow entails resting and icing the joint three to four times a day, taking over-the-counter analgesic or anti-inflammatory medications, and wearing a wrist splint to reduce the load on your inflamed elbow tendons.
Left untreated, golfer's elbow can cause: chronic elbow pain, restricted range of motion and fixed flexion contracture of the elbow joint.
Athletes suffering from golfer's elbow are generally advised to discontinue activities that cause pain and are asked to rest the arm.
Repetitive or sudden movements are believed to contribute to golfer's elbow, such as those involved in playing golf, but also those performed in racquet sports, driving, DIY, and computer use.
Calzaghe said: "I saw a specialist on Thursday and he says I have got golfer's elbow and should rest for at least six months.
Most people are more familiar with the results of poor ergonomic practices: tendinitis, tennis and golfer's elbow, carpal tunnel syndrome, or repetitive stress disorder.
man who accidentally bumped into Lickliter's girlfriend and then bumped the golfer's elbow, according to a police report.
We now have a safe, painless, effective, and very minimally invasive treatment for epicondylitis, commonly known as tennis or golfer's elbow," said Darryl E.
These include the treatment of chronic tendinitis such as tennis elbow, golfer's elbow, Achilles tendinitis and the rotator cuff.
Or, if the inside of the joint aches, you could have golfer's elbow, despite having never hit the links.
The product is made to provide relief to all aches and pains, including neck and backaches, sprains and strains, bruises, arthritis, tennis and golfer's elbow, shin splints, and sciatic pain.
Medial epicondylitis, or golfer's elbow, describes acute or chronic tearing of the flexor carpi radialis and/or pronator teres muscles.