Lateral longitudinal scan of the elbow in extension
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The patient sits, elbow extended, forearm supinated and supported. The probe is placed longitudinally with the proximal pole over the lateral epicondyle. Skin and subcutaneous fat, common extensor origin, humerus and head of radius are clearly visualised.
Lateral longitudinal scan of the elbow in flexion
Watch a video of a lateral longitudinal scan of the elbow in flexion. Skin, subcutaneous fat, common extensor tendon, humerus and head of radius are visualised.
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