What is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and how does it originate?

Answer Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a medical condition in which the median nerve is compressed at the wrist causing symptoms like tingling, numbness, night time wakening, pain, coldness, and sometimes... Read More »

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I think I might have Carpal tunnel syndrome Help?

You did not state your age, which is helpful in diagnosing symptoms. You also were not specific in your description of your symptoms. You said your fingers started to throb, but did not specify w... Read More »

Do I have carpal tunnel syndrome?

You can't be diagnosed over the internet. The symptoms you're describing are most likely a result of your activity and are originating in the neck (brachial plexus) and continuing into the forearm... Read More »

Carpal tunnel syndrome?

Rest to the wrist in a splint will reduce pain. But, because you are a typist, I think you will get the pain back once the splint is removed. You may have to undergo a small surgery for a permanent... Read More »

How to Avoid Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

The carpal tunnel is a passageway in the wrist through which nerves and tendons pass into the hand. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, CTS, is a painful condition caused by a pinched nerve in the tunnel. Symp... Read More »