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Flashcards in Elbow special tests Deck (5):
1

Valgus Stress Test

elbow flexed at 10-25 degreesUCL sprain,

2

Varus Stress Test

elbow flexed to 25 degreesRCL spraindammage to annular ligament

3

Moving Valgus Stress test

move elbow from flexion to extension, maintaining valgus force on elbow, shoulder abducted to 90partial tear or attenuation of UCL

4

Pivot Shift test

shoulder and elbow flex to 90, forearm supinatedapply axial load, take into flexion and extensionsubluxation and relocation - chronic instability

5

Tennis Elbow test / Little leagers

lateral epicondylitis