Valgus Stress Test
What is Valgus Stress Test?
- Valgus Stress Test is used for Medial Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injury
How it's Performed?
- flex elbow to 20 to 30 degrees (unlocks the olecranon), externally rotate the humerus, and apply valgus stress
What does a positive Valgus Stress Test mean?
- This test is considered positive if the patient experiences pain or excessive laxity is noted and compared to the contralateral side.
Sensitivity & Specificity
- Sensitivity: 50 %