Elbow Joint

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Sagittal section through the elbow joint
Elbow Joint
Primary Type Synovial Joint
Secondary Type Hinge Joint
Bones Humerus, Radius, Ulna
Ligaments Capsule, medial and lateral collateral ligaments, oblique cord, quadrate ligament
Innervation Radial, ulnar, median, and musculocutaneous nerves
Vasculature Anastomotic arcades formed by branches of radial, ulnar, and brachial arteries.
Conditions Acute Elbow Pain, Anterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome, Cubital Tunnel Syndrome, Distal Biceps Tendon Disorders, Elbow Myofascial Pain, Elbow Neurological Conditions, Elbow Osteoarthritis, Guyon's Canal Syndrome, Lateral Elbow Tendinopathy, Medial Elbow Tendinopathy, Olecranon Bursitis, Paediatric Fractures of the Upper Extremities, Posterior Interosseous Nerve Entrapment, Pronator Teres Syndrome, Radial Head Fractures, Radial Neuropathy at the Spiral Groove, Triceps Tendinopathy, Ulnar and Radial Shaft Fractures, Wartenberg Syndrome