Different Types, Causes, and Symptoms of Elbow Pain

Your elbow is important for many everyday movements. It allows you to lift, hug, throw, and swing your arm as well as many other movements. This joint forms the connection of three bones: the humerus (upper arm bone), the radius, and the ulna (forearm bones).

There are different ways you can get elbow pain, such as one-time injuries, wear-and-tear injuries, and via diseases.