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Epicondylitis is a type of musculoskeletal disorder that refers to an inflammation of an epicondyle. It is caused by repetitive motion. In athletes, it is linked to poor technique.[1] Nonsurgical treatment is effective in approximately 95% of cases.[2]

Types include:


  1. ^ Orthopaedic Rehabilitation of the Athlete. Elsevier. 2015. pp. 451–493.
  2. ^ Rosen's Emergency Medicine: Concepts and Clinical Practice (9 ed.). Elsevier. 2018. pp. 1392–1401.