The forearm extensor tension test is an examination of the external iliac crest for the diagnosis of epicondylitis of the humerus. Forearm extensor tension test Note: Inappropriate crowd: None. Taboo before inspection: no special contraindications. Requirements for inspection: gentle manipulation, avoiding muscle tension and affecting the results of the examination.

Basic Information

Specialist classification: growth and development check classification: physical examination

Applicable gender: whether men and women apply fasting: not fasting

Tips: The technique is gentle, avoiding muscle tension and affecting the results of the examination. Normal value

The result of the test was negative. There was no pain at the upper iliac crest.

Clinical significance

Abnormal results: The pain occurred in the upper iliac crest of the humerus, indicating that there was external humeral epicondylitis.

People who need to be examined: people with abnormal pain on the cheekbones.

Precautions

Taboo before inspection: no special contraindications.

Requirements for inspection: gentle manipulation, avoiding muscle tension and affecting the results of the examination.

Inspection process

During the examination, the doctor holds the elbow of the patient, bends the elbow 90°, the forearm rotates the front position, the palm of the hand makes a fist to the lower half, and the other hand holds the back of the hand to passively bend the wrist.

Not suitable for the crowd

Inappropriate crowd: None.

Adverse reactions and risks

No related complications and hazards.