carpal tunnel syndrome

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a painful disorder caused by compression of a nerve in the carpal tunnel

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Gutting, deboning, and chopping millions of chickens at dizzying speeds had left her body too crippled by carpal-tunnel syndrome to be of any use to her employer, Case Farms, Inc.
These were the beginning signs of carpal-tunnel syndrome, a type of repetitive-strain injury.
The doctor diagnosed carpal-tunnel syndrome, but Case Farms's insurance carrier for workers' compensation initially refused to accept that her injury was work-related.
One doctor after another confirmed that Williams had carpal-tunnel syndrome and should see a specialist for possible surgery.