Tennis elbow or Lateral Epicondylitis is an inflammatory condition that causes pain around the outside of the elbow that can cause:
- Pain on the outside of your upper forearm, just below the bend of your elbow.
- Pain when lifting or bending your arm.
- Pain when gripping small objects, such as a pen.
- Pain when twisting your forearm, such as turning a door handle or opening a jar.
- Difficulty straightening your elbow.