Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Posted on April 10, 2015Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is a chronic painful condition of the wrist area. It is often due to compression of the median nerve by overcrowding of the carpal tunnel canal brought about by the inflammatory swelling of the flexor tendons in the carpal tunnel canal. The main cause of the condition is thought to be swelling of wrist tendon linings, since the nerve is the most vulnerable structure and is not able to function normally when it is squeezed. ...