Tennis Elbow Directory
Tennis elbow refers to overuse of arm muscles that creates elbow pain. Tennis elbow pain occurs in the area at the outside of the elbow, where tendons and muscles attach to it. If the pain is on the inner elbow, it is referred to as "golfer's elbow." Symptoms of tennis elbow include pain around the outer elbow, made worse by squeezing, lifting, opening things, and other symptoms. While tennis elbow will affect up to 50% of tennis players, you do not have to play tennis to get it. Treatments include rest, ice, and pain medications. Most people will recover by using these guidelines. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how tennis elbow is caused, how to treat it, and much more.
Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
You don’t have to play tennis to get tennis elbow. Learn about the causes and treatment.
How to Prevent Tennis Elbow
Whether you’ve had tennis elbow before or you want avoid getting it in the first place, there’s a lot you can do to keep your elbows happy. Learn important tips for home, work, and play.
WebMD investigates possible causes of joint pain and how to treat it, both at home and with medications under a doctor’s supervision.
The Basics of Tennis Elbow
Here's what you need to know about tennis elbow, a common form of tendonitis that has little to do with tennis.
How to Avoid and Recover From an Elbow Injury
Athletes who repeatedly throw or swing are especially prone to elbow injuries or torn UCLs.
Most Common Sports Injuries
Learn about the most common sports injuries and ways to help prevent them.
6 Ways to Avoid Workout Injuries
Experts share tips on how to avoid some of the most common fitness injuries while working out smarter.
Strains, Sprains and Other Sports Injuries: 3 Questions
WebMD answers three questions about the causes of strains, sprains and other sports injuries -- such as runner’s knee and tennis elbow -- and how to treat them.