A 45-year-old member asked:
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is there any other wrist condition that mimics the symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome?

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Dr. Gamal Boutros
38 years experience Neurology
Repetitiv strain rsi: Repetitive strain injury is an overuse syndrome---also tendinitis can give similar symptoms.
Answered on May 21, 2016

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