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pitcher's elbow

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noun pitch·er's elbow \ˈpich-ərz-\

Medical Definition of pitcher's elbow

  1. :  pain and disability associated with the tearing of tendons from their attachment on the epicondyle of the humerus often with involvement of tissues within and around the elbow


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