Acupuncture for elbow pain

2021-02-08 12:00 AM

History of acute trauma, painful local swelling, hematoma or local bleeding. Depending on the location of the injury, pain or loss of function may vary

In addition to arthritis, there are two types of elbow pain that are clinically common.

Inflammation of the convex on the outer arm bone

The main symptom is pain and tenderness around the apical protrusion beyond the brachial and cylindrical joint - rotation, increased pain when the arm is rotated during stretching.

Software acute injury to the elbow

History of acute trauma, painful local swelling, hematoma or local bleeding. Depending on the location of the injury, pain or loss of function may vary. Clinically, it is necessary to determine whether there is a fracture or a wrong joint. (In soft tissue lesions, there is no abnormal movement and scratching of the broken bone fragment; elbow triangular and elastic properties are normal).

Treatment

Choose acupuncture points in place and acupuncture points in the distance. The stimulus is slightly strong. Can apply rescue.

Designate acupuncture points

Khuc Tri, Truu Lieu, Duong Lang tuyen, A Thi point.

Treat once a day or every other day. Save the needle for 15 - 20 minutes.