olecranon bursa


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Related to olecranon bursa: Schaumann bodies

olecranon bursa

the bursa of the elbow.

olecranon bursa

A bursa at the elbow joint lying between the olecranon process and the skin.
See also: bursa
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For example, the quantity of fluid within an infected olecranon bursa and the extent of the surrounding soft tissue involvement can be delineated with CT (Figure 20).
Elevating and cushioning the elbow in smooth, protective foam, Elbowlift protects the olecranon and olecranon bursa from friction burns and contusions by eliminating pressure to the sensitive elbow areas.