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Freq masturbation. Can it cause or worsen carpal tunnel in men or women?

Freq masturbation. Can it cause or worsen carpal tunnel in men or women?

Yes: Any activity involving prolonged and repeated flexion of the wrist may produce symptoms compatible with a diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome. ...Read more

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (Definition)

A medical condition due to compression of the median nerve as it travels through the wrist at the carpal tunnel. The main symptoms are pain, numbness, and tingling, in the thumb, index finger, middle finger, and the thumb side ...Read more


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Can masturbating cause carpal tunnel syndrome?

Repetative activitie: Any repetitive activities in excess can lead to carpal tunnel syndrome. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get carpal tunnel from masturbation?

Is it possible to get carpal tunnel from masturbation?

Sure: Many times the exact cause of carpal tunnel is not determined...Some people just get it. Some repetitive activities can cause swelling within the tendons of your carpal tunnel, which may increase pressure on the nerve involved. This may relate to frequency/duration of masturbation. Stop masturbating and see if your symptoms improve. ...Read more

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Could you get carpal tunnel syndrome from masturbation?

Could you get carpal tunnel syndrome from masturbation?

I guess so: But most carpal tunnel sufferers do not get it from masturbation and all who masturbate don't get carpal tunnel (disclaimer I have not studied this). ...Read more

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Can carpal tunnel syndrome from masturbating?

Very unlikely: But if u have cts any activity can make it feel worse at times. ...Read more

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Could you get carpal tunnel syndrome from masturbating?

Could you get carpal tunnel syndrome from masturbating?

Unlikely: Carpal tunnel can happen after to people who are involved in repetative activities but unless that activity goes on for several hours a day every day it is an unlikely cause. ...Read more

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What can cause carpal tunnel syndrome at 13?

What can cause carpal tunnel syndrome at 13?

Unusual: Besides what was mentioned, make sure that
1. It really is carpal tunnel
2, there are no other illness such as inflammatory disorders, rheumatoid, lyme etc
3, there are no endocrine or metabolic issues such as thyroid disease or diabetes etc
4. Some inborn problems with nerves and fat deposition

talk to your pediatrician and then see an hand surgeon. ...Read more

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Can doing kendo cause carpal tunnel syndrome?

Hard to say: If by kendo, you mean the martial art with swordplay, then it would be hard to say. If it involves lots of blows to the wrist it could be possible. However, I would look for other causes first. ...Read more

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Help docs! I'm trying to find out what causes carpal tunnel syndrome?

Help docs! I'm trying to find out what causes carpal tunnel syndrome?

Many choices: Generally compression and/or repetitive low level trauma to the volar (undersurface) of the wrist. ...Read more

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Is carpal tunnel common in post partum women?

Is carpal tunnel common in post partum women?

Yes: Carpal tunnel syndrome is caused by pressure on the median nerve at the wrist usually caused by swelling. Women often have symptoms when pregnant or after delivery. ...Read more

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Can shoulder injury cause carpal tunnel syndrome?

Can shoulder injury cause carpal tunnel syndrome?

Rarely: You could get carpal tunnel syndrome if your shoulder injury caused bad enough swelling. The swelling travels down the arm to the hand and that's what causes carpal tunnel. ...Read more

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Can playing musical instruments cause carpal tunnel?

Can playing musical instruments cause carpal tunnel?

Very Possibly: Carpel tunnel syndrome is a compression of the median nerve via the flexor retinaculum. Any continued use of the wrist may cause compression of the median nerve. Piano, violin, and drumming are all examples how a musician could potentially experience carpel tunnel. It is characterized by numbness in the first two fingers and thumb along with wasting of the muscles on the palm side by the thumb. ...Read more

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How much is too much computer use? And can it cause carpal tunnel syndrome?

Variable: Any type of repetitive use of the hands and or wrists can lead to carpal tunnel syndrome depending upon risk factors and anatomy. This is true for computer use as well. ...Read more

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What could cause someone to have hyper homocysteine, acute cva and carpal tunnel syndrome at an early age?

What could cause someone to have hyper homocysteine, acute cva and carpal tunnel syndrome at an early age?

Depends: Micronutrient deficiencies as well as genetics can play a part. More info on:
http://drfairchild. Blogspot. Com/2013/08/homocysteine.Html. ...Read more

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Previous Dx carpal tunnel via EMG/conductivity. Symptoms improved recently and repeat of these tests is now normal. If problem had been caused by AL amyloid this symptomatic improvement and normalization of objective tests would be unlikely, right?

Previous Dx carpal tunnel via EMG/conductivity. Symptoms improved recently and repeat of these tests is now normal. If problem had been caused by AL amyloid this symptomatic improvement and normalization of objective tests would be unlikely, right?

Not necessarily: Amyloidosis is a condition in which amyloid can be abnormally deposited in the soft tissues. When amyloid is deposited in the carpal tunnel, it can cause carpal tunnel syndrome by directly compressing the median nerve. Improvement in the condition can then lead to a resolution in the carpal tunnel syndrome as the amyloid is resorbed. ...Read more

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Dr said I've got carpal tunnel, what should I know about this? What causes flair ups? Should I get a splint?

Dr said I've got carpal tunnel, what should I know about this? What causes flair ups? Should I get a splint?

Get treated: Night time splinting in wrist neutral position, manipulation or deep heating at the wrist, injections at the carpal tunnel, all, should be tried as they can prevent the surgical approach that is sometimes needed. ...Read more

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Does joint damage cause? Carpal tunnel?

Does joint damage cause? Carpal tunnel?

Rarely: Ganglion cysts and arthritis of the wrist can decrease the size of the carpal tunnel, creating or exacerbating symptoms. This is unusual. Most cases are age related, due to changes in the dimensions of the carpal tunnel and a lowered threshold for median nerve compression. Sometimes activities and overuse can affect carpal tunnel symptoms. Distal radius fractures can injure the median nerve. ...Read more

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When hands tingle, is it always a carpal tunnel issue or are there other common causes?

Hand tingling: The most common cause of hand tingling and nocturnal pain is carpal tunnel syndrome, the distribution of the tingling is important for diagnosis, in carpal tunnel syndrome, the tingling usually in the thumb, index, middle and 1/2 of the 4th finger.
Emg test confirm the diagnosis. ...Read more

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Can carpal tunnel cause bicep and breast pain?

Can carpal tunnel cause bicep and breast pain?

NO: Carpal tunnel syndrome causes pain, numbness, tingling, and at times dropping of objects. I can present as pain that radiates up to the shoulder from the hand, but not typically to the biceps nor breast. ...Read more

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I type a lot. Can that cause carpal tunnel syndrome?

I type a lot. Can that cause carpal tunnel syndrome?

Yes: Any activity where the wrist is moving up and down or if it is held in a bent position for a long time can put added pressure on the median nerve and thereby cause symptoms of tingling, numbnes, and pain i.E carpal tunnel symptoms. But if you are typing alot you need to be aware of many things besides just wrist position or you risk other rsi related problems. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can video games actually cause carpal tunnel syndrome?

Can video games actually cause carpal tunnel syndrome?

Unlikely: There is no evidence that hand use causes carpal tunnel syndrome. It is caused by pressure on the median nerve at the wrist and we do not know what causes the swelling. It is most common in women of middle age who are overweight. ...Read more

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Can carpal tunnel cause skin patches?

Can carpal tunnel cause skin patches?

Generaly not: Carpal tunnel causes numbness tingling and pain usually at night. Skin discolorations is not usual for carpal tunnel. ...Read more

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How wouldes typing and texting cause carpal tunnel syndrome?

Repetition: Repetitive flexion and extension of the wrist might produce a localized inflammation termed a synovitis, which can narrow the carpal tunnel beneath the transverse carpal ligament. ...Read more

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Can venipuncture cause carpal tunnel syndrome if done incorrectly?

Can venipuncture cause carpal tunnel syndrome if done incorrectly?

No: Carpal tunnel is a repetitive stress injury resulting in entrapment of the median nerve. An incorrect venipuncture won't cause this. ...Read more

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I am getting an injection of stereoids for carpal tunnel, but am scared I will pull away. Does it hurt and if I pull away, would it cause damage?

I am getting an injection of stereoids for carpal tunnel, but am scared I will pull away. Does it hurt and if I pull away, would it cause damage?

Hurts a little: A cortisone injection for cts given by a hand surgeon is mildly painful. If you feel a shock, your doctor will adjust the needle. Therre is no reason to pull away. If you are scared remind the doctor to hold you hand. ...Read more

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What can cause thumb /carpal tunnel?

What can cause thumb /carpal tunnel?

Nerve compression: There are many associated causes but the primary issue is swelling that compresses the nerve and altered blood flow to that nerve that results in decreased conduction of a normal nerve signal

http://www. Handctr. Com/carpal-tunnel-syndrome-95.Html. ...Read more

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