Olecranon Bursitis

Olecranon bursitis is an acute or chronic inflammation to the olecranon (tip of the elbow joint) bursa (fluid sac). This condition can result from a sports related trauma, a fall, or repetitive pressure over the olecranon. Signs/symptoms include swelling over the tip of the elbow, redness, mildly limited elbow range of motion, and pain.