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Pediatrics - Little League Syndrome, Pitcher's Elbow
IntroductionLittle League elbow, also called Pitcher’s elbow, results from excessive throwing motions used in sports. It most frequently occurs in baseball, but is associated with other sports that involve throwing. Pitcher’s elbow causes pain and interferes with motion. Many cases of pitcher’s elbow respond to rest and nonoperative treatment. If left untreated, Pitcher’s elbow can lead to significant problems that require surgery.
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