Carpal Tunnel Syndrome - treatment

Jakub Litak, Cezary Grochowski, Joanna Litak, Paweł Szmygin, Bartłomiej Kulesza, Piotr Kamieniak


Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is a common disease in General Practice. Clinical symptoms and Nerve Conduction Evaluation are crucial for proper diagnosis. Adequate treatment leads to pain relief. Thenar dystrophy indicates surgical treatment. 


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