Case
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Age: 21
Sex: Female
Race: Caucasian

History
History of present illness:
Pregnant-numbness &tingling in hand

Medical History:
none

Past surgical history:
none

Allergies:
nkda

Medications:
prenatal vitamins


Physical Exam



Comments
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angely11/10/2003 - 3:25:33 PM
on examination,
1- Tinel's percussion sign could be positive over the carpal tunnel.
2- phalen's test may be positive.
The diagnosis is clinically no need for investigations unless if not certain we can do electrophysiology.

angely11/10/2003 - 3:29:17 PM
on examination,
1- Tinel's percussion sign could be positive over the carpal tunnel.
2- phalen's test may be positive.
The diagnosis is clinically no need for investigations unless if not certain we can do electrophysiology.

sondosm4/21/2006 - 12:42:56 AM
electrophysiology can confirm diagnosis and put the degree of enterapement ,mild ,moderate ,severe ,and for followup after surgery

sondosm4/21/2006 - 12:46:01 AM
electrophysiology can confirm diagnosis and put the degree of enterapement ,mild ,moderate ,severe ,and for followup after surgery


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