Michael Nakashian

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Evaluation and Management of Lateral Ligament Injuries of the Elbow

The Problem The elbow is a complex joint with its stability dependent on both its bony articulations and soft tissue restraints. The lateral collateral ligament (LCL) complex is the soft tissue component that confers stability to varus stress of the elbow joint. The supinator, common extensor origin, anconeus and brachialis provide additional dynamic muscular stabilization…

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