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I have cubital tunnel syndrome now that my boss makes me work too many hours?

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Dr. Gamal Boutros
Neurology
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In brief: Complex issues

Cubital tunnel syndrome is common, need to be differentialted from medial and lateral epicondylitis--work may have a significant contributions, particularly heavy tools, maintaing arm in fixed position, need to ask pcp, neurology about effect of work on your conditions-may be surgery or work modification may help.

In brief: Complex issues

Cubital tunnel syndrome is common, need to be differentialted from medial and lateral epicondylitis--work may have a significant contributions, particularly heavy tools, maintaing arm in fixed position, need to ask pcp, neurology about effect of work on your conditions-may be surgery or work modification may help.
Dr. Gamal Boutros
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Dr. Richard Makowiec
Surgery - Hand Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Why

Cubital tunnel syndrome can be aggravated by some work activities especially those that require prolonged elbow flexion, direct pressure on the elbow, or the use of vibratory tools.
It may not be too many hours but rather the type of work that is being done.

In brief: Why

Cubital tunnel syndrome can be aggravated by some work activities especially those that require prolonged elbow flexion, direct pressure on the elbow, or the use of vibratory tools.
It may not be too many hours but rather the type of work that is being done.
Dr. Richard Makowiec
Dr. Richard Makowiec
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