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Could you tell me if someone has carpal tunnel syndrome, would that person necessarily have to have surgery?

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Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Surgery - Hand Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Carpal tunnel

Since that can have many different degrees of severity for more mild cases surgery is often not need more severe cases surgery is often needed.

In brief: Carpal tunnel

Since that can have many different degrees of severity for more mild cases surgery is often not need more severe cases surgery is often needed.
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
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Dr. Jason Rudolph
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Not always

Wearing a splint on your wrist will significantly help your symptoms.
Some people will try a cortisone injection to decrease inflammation around the nerve.

In brief: Not always

Wearing a splint on your wrist will significantly help your symptoms.
Some people will try a cortisone injection to decrease inflammation around the nerve.
Dr. Jason Rudolph
Dr. Jason Rudolph
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