Autoimmune Disorders May Up Risk for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

FRIDAY, March 1, 2019 -- Common autoimmune disorders are associated with an increased risk for carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the Association of Academic Physiatrists, held from Feb. 19 to 23 in...
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Adhesion neuropathy of the median nerve with persistent pain can be a challenging problem. Currently, coverage of the median nerve with a well-vascularized soft tissue is deemed necessary after secondary neurolysis. Herein, we reviewed the outcomes of seven patients with a persistent median nerve neuropathy after a primary open carpal tunnel release or a median nerve repair, treated with neurolysis and median nerve wrapping with radial artery perforator adipose flaps. During the revision surgery, after a careful and complete neurolysis of the scarred median nerve, the distally based radial artery perforator adipose flap wi...
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The national survey, published Oct. 9, asked respondents their level of concern about eye strain, carpal tunnel and other potential health consequences of mobile device use. Only 47% said they were concerned about poor posture and how it affected their health.
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Carpal tunnel syndrome is a condition that creates numbness and tingling in your palm from the thumb to ring fingers. It occurs when a nerve on the palm side of the hand is compressed or irritated in some way. Often, a combination of risk factors contributes to the development of the condition, which tends to [...]
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Condition:   Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Interventions:   Other: Median nerve neural mobilization;   Drug: Ibuprofen Sponsor:   Francisco Unda Solano Not yet recruiting
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Condition:   Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Interventions:   Procedure: Open surgery;   Procedure: Percutaneous surgery Sponsor:   Fundación para el Fomento de la Investigación Sanitaria y Biomédica de la Comunitat Valenciana Recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
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