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A 25-year-old female asked:

I get wrist and thumb pain/tingling/numbness when playing clarinet, piano, writing, typing etc. i really can't stop playing these instruments. advice?

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Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Hand Surgery 36 years experience
Carpal tunnel. Is : One of the most common peripheral entrapment nerve disorder. However more detail is needed for a potential dusgnosis. Perhaps a consult with a hand surgeon. Use of a store bought splint not too tight and over the counter. Aniinflmatory medication may help
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