The triceps tendon may become inflamed due to direct impact, a fall, or overuse.
What is it?
Triceps Tendon Inflammation is the reddening, swelling, irritation, and pain at the triceps tendon insertion near the elbow.
Common Signs & Symptoms:
Common symptoms include posterior elbow pain, tenderness with the application of direct pressure, and possibly, limited elbow mobility.
Assessment methods involve evaluating pain levels and location, testing strength and range of motion limitations, palpation for tenderness, and collecting a thorough patient history to determine the mechanism of injury.
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