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psoriatic arthritis carpal tunnel syndrome

A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Lages
67 years experience in Rheumatology
Yes: If the wrist has arthritis or the skin near the wrist is inflamed you would expect carpal tunnel syndrome much more commonly than normal. The medical ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
38 years experience in Hand Surgery
Median nerve: Compression of the median nerve at the base of the palm in canal bound by bone and the traverse carpal ligament. Swelling in the canal increases press ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Arbit
32 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Numbness: The most common symptom of carpal tunnel syndrome is numbness or tingling on the palmar surface of your hand on the thumb, index, middle and 1/2 of th ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Budoff
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
See http://rearmyour: See http://rearmyourselftexas.Com/specialties/hand/carpal-tunnel-syndrome/.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
38 years experience in Hand Surgery
Physical exam: Numbness in the thumb, index,middle, and radial ring fingers. Weakness of the thenar eminence muscles, loss of dexterity, and loss of strength also oc ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
38 years experience in Hand Surgery
Behavioral mod.: Keys are nighttime splinting, behavioral modification, icing, anti-inflammatories and avoiding receptive use and vibratory tool use. Seek care with ha ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Claude Parola
39 years experience in Internal Medicine
Nerve pain in wrist: There is a space( carpal tunnel) in the wrist area where the median nerve passes through to innervate the 5th, 4th and the lateral half of middle fin ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Press
43 years experience in Plastic Surgery
While : While wrist pain can be associated with carpal tunnel syndrome, the more common symptom is numbness in the thumb, index and long fingers. To find out ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Hauck
38 years experience in Hand Surgery
See hand surgeon: There are 3 useful treatments for carpal tunnel syndrome. Splinting, injections and surgery. Hand surgeons are the best physicians to decide which wil ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galland
31 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Depends...: The duration of your carpal tunnel symptoms is dependent on how much nerve damage has been done. An EMG and evaluation by your physician can answer th ... Read More

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