Tag: Carpal Tunnel

Upper Limb

What is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

Brief Outline Of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a progressive affliction caused by direct trauma or repetitive overuse, which results in squeezing or compression of the median nerve at the wrist. The condition is three times more likely to affect women, largely due to occupational tasks such as keyboard work. Anatomy and physiology […]

Upper Limb

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

What is  Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?   How is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Diagnosed? A physical examination help determine if the syndrome are related to daily activities or to an underlying disorder and can rule out other painful conditions that mimic carpal tunnel syndrome. What are the Causes? Carpal tunnel syndrome is often the result of a […]