- Q What are the symptoms of elbow bursitis?
Dr. Rachel Rohde, Orthopedic SurgeryIn general, the first symptom is swelling at the tip of the elbow. Considerable swelling can occur even without pain. Motion of the elbow usually is normal unless there is a significant amount of swelling. Redness or warmth of the skin, tenderness of the... Full Answer
- Q What is knee bursitis?
Dr. Scott Martin, Orthopedic SurgerySmall fluid-filled sacs called bursae cushion the movement of bones against muscle, skin, or tendons. Bursitis occurs when one or more of these sacs become inflamed. Irritation from prolonged kneeling can result in knee bursitis involving either... Full Answer
- Q What causes rhabdomyolysis?
Any injury or trauma to the muscle tissue can lead to rhabdomyolysis. Possible causes include heatstroke, illegal drug use, seizures, and intense exercise. When damage to the muscle occurs, pieces of the muscle, called myoglobin, may leak into the blood... Full Answer