Doctors for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in Ponekkara, Kochi
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CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME
When there is any kind of undue pressure on the Median Nerve, it leads to the Carpel Tunnel Syndrome which comes with symptoms like numbness, pain, tingling, and overall weakness of the hand. This never stretches from the forearm to the wrist and loops through a tiny gap present in the wrist. This is called the Carpel Tunnel.
HOW IS CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME DIAGNOSED?
A physical examination of the hands, arms, shoulders, and neck can help determine if the patient's complaints are related to daily activities or to an underlying disorder and can rule out other painful conditions that mimic carpal tunnel syndrome. The other tests include X-ray, Electromyogram and Nerve conduction study.
HOW IS CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME TREATED?
Generally accepted treatments include:
4. surgical release of transverse carpal ligament.
DID YOU KNOW?
Patients are advised to undergo exercise IQ rehabilitation after surgical treatment for carpel tunnel syndrome.