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Valgus Stability Test

 
 
 
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Overview

  • Test For

  • Ligamentous laxity, especially of the ulnar collateral ligament.
  • How to Perform

  • With the elbow in 90° of flexion, hold the distal forearm with one hand and gently stress the lateral aspect of the elbow joint with the other.
  • Abnormal If

  • Increased laxity of the joint.
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