TOTBİD Dergisi

TOTBİD Dergisi

2023, Cilt 22, Sayı, 3     (Sayfalar: 299-305)

Biceps and triceps tendons rupture in athletes

Mehmet Kapıcıoğlu 1, Koray Şahin 1, Kerem Bilsel 1

1 Bezmiâlem Vakıf Üniversitesi Hastanesi, Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Ana Bilim Dalı, İstanbul

DOI: 10.5578/totbid.dergisi.2023.46
Görüntüleme: 348
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İndirme : 984

Biceps and triceps tendon ruptures are rare injuries seen around the elbow. Eccentric contraction of the tendon against resistance plays a role in the mechanism of injury. Since they can cause serious injuries in athletes, they should be well evaluated and treated. Surgical treatment comes to the fore in the treatment of these injuries in athletes. With the development of current fixation materials, there are innovations in surgical techniques.

Anahtar Kelimeler : elbow; biceps; triceps; tendon rupture