Problem

Miner's elbow

Other Names:
Elbow bursitis
Olecranon bursitis
Beat elbow
Student's elbow
Nature:

Miner's elbow or elbow bursitis (also called olecranon bursitis) is one of the most common types of bursitis. The olecranon bursa, which is located at the outside of the tip of the elbow, may become inflamed and swollen due to repeated resting of one's weight on the elbow.  

Broader Problems:
Bursitis
Bursitis
Tendonitis
Related Problems:
Lateral epicondylitis
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
12.09.2021 – 04:02 CEST