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A 27-year-old male asked:

Why do i wake up with sore wrists (both) and pain in left elbow/tricep?

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Dr. Laurence Badgley
General Practice 53 years experience
Possibly CT: While asleep you might fold your wrists forward and pinch the median nerve in the palm side of the wrist, i.e., arouse symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome. Try wearing cock-up wrist splints to bed and review your daily activities for repetative stress to your wrists, i.e., repetative turning or bending. Take extra b- vitamins, which are reputed to help the nerve irritation of ct.

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Last updated Mar 26, 2016

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