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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome - WORK-UP


  Imaging Studies:
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is reasonably accurate in diagnosing carpal tunnel syndrome. 

Electromyographic (EMG) and Nerve Conduction Studies:

    • EMG and nerve conduction studies help to confirm the diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome.
    • They are most helpful in the determination of the site and severity of nerve compression.

Treatment:

  1. Medicine and rehabilitation mesaures.
  2. Splinting
  3. Injection (steriod)
  4. Surgical interventions