carpal tunnel syndrome

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

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In 2001, that was the reality for Dave Escher and 35 employees of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Railroad Company who were affected by symptoms of carpel tunnel syndrome.
A 32-year-old male with a history of carpel tunnel syndrome and cannabis dependence presents with a several-month history of aching right elbow pain.
Description: This 62 page document reviews the evidence relating to carpel tunnel syndrome, non-specific arm pain, tenosynovitis, and lateral epicondylitis.
FIVE NEW COOKING TOOLS have been added to the Meno Trigger Grip line, which targets people who have arthritis, carpel tunnel syndrome and other physical challenges.
With the decreased productivity and increased health care costs resulting from problems like carpel tunnel syndrome, back pain or poor circulation, it makes sense to spend a bit more for high-quality, appropriately designed furniture.
Electromyography study (EMG) results were consistent with left-sided carpel tunnel syndrome.
Australia) present 49 patient management problems that general practitioners and rheumatologists might face, in addition to their solutions, in all major areas of rheumatic disorders, including rheumatoid arthritis, pain management, fibromyalgia, carpel tunnel syndrome, osteoarthritis, vasculitic syndromes, back and joint problems, bone and muscle diseases, and autoimmune disease.
Periodic exposure to excessive vibration is known to be a contributing factor in the development of white finger, carpel tunnel syndrome, arthritis and other chronic ailments.
These simple to use tools are a must for all gardeners - especially ideal for those with arthritis, tendonitis or carpel tunnel syndrome.
Previous studies have shown that carpel tunnel syndrome (CTS) during pregnancy and lactation has been shown to be associated with elevated estrogen levels, but this effect is not well established in the literature.
The court held, inter alia, that the nurse's case for work-related bilateral carpel tunnel syndrome was established in April 2002.
A self-administered hand symptom diagram for the diagnosis and epidemiologic study of carpel tunnel syndrome.
Carpel tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a common disorder that comprises a set of symptoms associated with entrapment of the median nerve in the carpel tunnel.
BOSTON -- Patients diagnosed with carpel tunnel syndrome are more likely to be anxious and depressed and to have lower levels of mental and physical health functioning and job satisfaction, compared with individuals without the common wrist condition, Jason Goodson said at the annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine.