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A 22-year-old male asked:

My hand suddenly freezes for few secs(2-3),feels like a jolt and looses control.this happens only when i overuse my hand in writing or typing.serious?

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Dr. Matt Wachsman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Cannot say in your p: particular case but carpal tunnel is the classic cause of hand problems with repetitive use.
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