A 31-year-old member asked:
What do you suggest if i have carpal tunnel syndrome (cts) i am loosing sleep due to the pain help?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Neurology 36 years experience
Nocturnal splinting: Start with nocturnal splinting. Avoid excessive repetitive motions. Use a mouse pad with wrist pillow. Get a good quality ncv-emg if symptoms persist. If you meet criteria for cts release surgery (denervation of thenar muscles or cts that does not reposnd to conservative therapy see a surgeon who is experienced with this. You might just have an injection or more agressive physiotherapy.
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Cosmetic Surgery 39 years experience
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A 38-year-old member asked:
What to do if I have carpal tunnel syndrome (cts) I am loosing sleep due to the pain help?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Family Medicine 25 years experience
See doctor!: If it's that bad you need to have testing done to assess damage to the nerve. There are medications as well as surgical options to fix CTS.
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Last updated May 6, 2014
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