Treatment for Ulnar Collateral Ligament Tears

If you are facing treatment for a tear in your ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) in your elbow, you may be an athlete who throws, such as a baseball pitcher. For professional or competitive athletes, surgical repair is often desired. For recreational players and everyone else with UCL injuries, there are more conservative options to consider first. Many UCL tears heal with medicine, physical therapy and rest. If the problem persists, there are several surgical options that may help.

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