Imaging of elbow pathology

Laura W. Bancroft, Thomas H. Berquist, Jeffrey J. Peterson, Mark J. Kransdorf

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With improved diagnostic imaging techniques, radiologists are able to provide more accurate diagnoses of elbow pathology. This article will provide an overview of the imaging characteristics of some disease processes that can affect the elbow, such as trauma, athropathy, and infection. The choice of imaging modality - radiography, sanography, scintigraphy, anthrography, CT, or MRI - depends on the suspected disease process, the availabiity of advanced imaging, and the personal preferences of the radiologist.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)26-35
Number of pages10
JournalApplied Radiology
Issue number7
StatePublished - Jul 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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