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  • Little League Elbow

    Little League Elbow

    posted 9/19/10 in Little League Elbow

    Elbow injuries occur frequently in pitchers. The valgus stress placed on the elbow during pitching causes distraction of the medial side of the elbow and compression of the lateral side. In the child, this leads to inflammation of the medial epicondyle with microtears of the flexor tendons (Little League elbow)....