Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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Welcome to the Carpal Tunnel Channel

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a painful progressive condition of the hand and wrist. Symptoms usually start gradually, with pain, weakness, or numbness in the hand and wrist, radiating up the arm. As symptoms worsen, people might feel tingling during the day, and decreased grip strength may make it difficult to form a fist, grasp small objects, or perform other manual tasks.
Most likely, the carpal tunnel syndrome is due to a congenital predisposition -- the carpal tunnel is simply smaller in some people than in others. In some cases of carpal tunnel syndrome, no direct cause can be identified. However, the risk of developing carpal tunnel syndrome is especially high in those performing assembly line work or other repetitive tasks.

Welcome to the Carpal Tunnel Health Channel by eMedTV. We hope that you will find this channel to be a valuable resource on carpal tunnel syndrome and its causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment. Maybe you have been recently diagnosed with this condition, or perhaps a loved one is about to have carpal tunnel surgery and you would like to know more about the operation. We have the carpal tunnel answers you are looking for.
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Carpal Tunnel Articles A-Z
  • Allergic Reaction During Carpal Tunnel Release to Carpal Tunnel Surgery and the Operating Room
  • Carpal Tunnel Surgery Anesthesia to Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Surgery
  • Complications of Carpal Tunnel Release to Infection Following Carpal Tunnel Surgery
  • Nerve Damage With Carpal Tunnel Surgery to Reasons for Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Scar With Carpal Tunnel Surgery to What If You Don't Have Carpal Tunnel Surgery?
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