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Weekend Wellness: Carpal tunnel affects hands, symptoms differ from arthritis

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I have a job in which I make repetitive movements with my hand, and have had pain and numbness in my hand for years. I assumed it was due to osteoarthritis, which I was diagnosed with 20 years ago. But my doctor thinks it may be carpal [...]

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Left Untreated, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Can Lead to Weakness in Fingers and Thumb

Left Untreated, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Can Lead to Weakness in Fingers and Thumb November 30, 2012 Dear Mayo Clinic: I've had symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome for nearly a year, and it is starting to affect my work. How effective is treatment? What are the risks of not treating it? [...]

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Treating Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kt9q5i9h4TM Pain, numbness and weakness in your hands. All symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome.  Research at Mayo Clinic suggests there are many causes of carpal tunnel syndrome, and there are treatments that can help. How do you know which treatment is right for you?

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TUESDAY Q & A: Left untreated, carpal tunnel syndrome can lead to weakness in fingers and thumb

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I’ve had symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome for nearly a year, and it is starting to affect my work. How effective is treatment? What are the risks of not treating it? Will it continue to get worse, or does the damage level off at some point?      ANSWER:  [...]

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Treating Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Dr. Peter Murray, a hand and microvascular surgeon at Mayo Clinic in Florida, explains the fairly common condition called carpal tunnel syndrome discusses the symptoms, causes, and non-surgical as well as surgical treatments of carpal tunnel syndrome.Dr. Peter Murray, a hand and microvascular surgeon at Mayo Clinic in Florida, explains the fairly common condition [...]

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