Carpal tunnel syndrome

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment

By Dr. Amod Manocha, Pain Management Carpal tunnel syndrome, also known as ‘median nerve compression’ is a painful condition that develops when there is excess pressure on the median nerve as it travels into the wrist. The median nerve runs down your forearm and passes through a narrow passageway on the palm…

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome – How Can Surgery Help?

By Dr. Shailesh Jain, Neurosurgery, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is characterized by a numbness, pain and tingling that occurs in the fingers caused by excessive pressure on the median nerve. The median nerve when it moves through the wrist passes through a narrow pathway of bone and ligament. This is the carpal tunnel.…

Physical Therapy: A Treatment Option for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

  By Dr. Anjana Gupta, Physiotherapy Also known as Median Nerve Compression, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is characterized by a sensation of tingling and numbness in the hands or the arm caused due to a strained nerve of the wrist. This condition occurs due to stress which affects the functioning of the part…