A 52-year-old member asked:
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Are there any similarities between carpal tunnel syndrome and cubital tunnel syndrome?

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Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: Also difference. See your doc.
Answered on Jan 16, 2013

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