Tennis Elbow | Lateral Epicondylitis

Investigations

Tennis Elbow is can usually by diagnosed after being seen by your doctor.

Your doctor will feel and press around your elbow, and ask you to perform movements of your elbow and wrist to find which movements aggravate your pain.

Xray

Normal Xray of an elbow
Normal Xray of an elbow

An X-ray can help your doctor rule out other possible causes of elbow pain, such as arthritis or a fracture

Ultasound and MRI

An Ultrasound and MRI can also help diagnose Tennis Elbow, but is not necessary in every case.

17 June, 2010