Many daily activities or sports activities require the arm to be used in a repeated movement. The repeated activity stresses the elbow joint and other tissues and may lead to irritation and inflammation. If this isn't treated and the overuse continues, small tears (microtears) and tissue damage
tendons) may develop.
The following are examples of
activities that may lead to an overuse injury.
Bowling may affect the radial
nerve and cause biceps
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