TITLE

Utility of the clinical examination for carpal tunnel syndrome

AUTHOR(S)
Myers, Kathryn A.
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/05/2000, Vol. 163 Issue 5, p605
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents results of a study about the use of the clinical examination to diagnose carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). Comment that electrodiagnostic studies can be negative in the presence of early CTS; Suggestion that decreased pain sensation in the median nerve distribution is the most helpful finding in making the diagnosis of CTS.
ACCESSION #
3556248

 

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