Carpal tunnel

Carpal tunnel - • Stretch wrist • Wear braces •...

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Carpal tunnel Irritation of median nerve Affects: palm, index, thumb, inner side of third finger Obesity, rheumatoid arthritis, smoking, pregnancy, Women 40-60 Treatment: exercise Clinch fist, and stretch
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Unformatted text preview: • Stretch wrist • Wear braces • Anti-inflamatory, cortisone • Surgery: Transverse carpal ligament cutting to release pressure and redistribute forces 90% success...
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