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Silver City, NM
A female asked:

This only happens in the early hours of the morning. i wake up with extreme pain in either wrist and numbness in thumb and first two fingers. what up?

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Dr. David Steinberg
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Possible CTS: Oftentimes patients who have Carpal Tunnel Syndrome will wake up with hand pain involving their thumb and the next 2-3 fingers in one or both hands. Since this is severe enough to wake you up at night, I recommend you see a physician so they can make a definitive diagnosis and recommend a treatment plan for you.
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