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Carpal Tunnel

Also known as Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

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  • Carpal Nerve Test

    Good morning all , i have just had it cinfirmed after nerve pulse tests that i do indeed have Carpal Tunnel in my right hand.Main symptom was a full numb hand during the night , and a little discomfort. Had the tests two days ago and now two days later it has become consistantly really painfull than...

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  • carpal tunnel surgery

    well just over a week ago i was wondering as to whether i should pull out of carpal tunnel surgery. Thanks to Terri and Ken in this forum i decided to go for it and i had surgery on Sunday evening. I also decided to take cbd oil as a pain relief as i have known people with all sorts of conditions where...

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  • Carpal tunnel symptoms?

    Hello..I was diagnosed about 8 years ago with mild carpal tunnel in my right hand..it appears to have gotten really bad..I have a burning sensation and pain through my thumb and forefinger and next 2 over..it hurts clear up my arm...I had a really weird thing happen the other day as I was cooking and...

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  • Bi-Lateral Carpel Tunnel Recovery Assistence.

    I am scheduled for carpel tunnel surgery and need to decide weather or not to do both hands or just one for now. I'm not concerned about the surgery itself but I do have some recovery concerns if I choose to have bi-lateral done. Specifically,  and I will cut to the chase, will I be able to...

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  • Upcoming surgery

    I am about to have surgery but am extremely worried now having read how many people have suffered long term after surgery. I am opening my own beauty salon in about five weeks and thought I would be recovered in time now I'm wondering if I should cancel operation .Am I right to think this i just...

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  • Fingers still numb 2 weeks after Carpal Tunnel

    Today is 2 weeks post op for carpal tunnel in my left hand.  The tips of my thumb, index, middle and inside of ring finger are still completely numb...the same as before surgery.  At my 1 week follow up, the surgeon said it can often take time for sensation to return and not to worry right...

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  • Nerve block

    So yesterday I had my right carpal tunnel release surgery. And after the anesthesia wore off, I had really bad pain like the one that I almost died. My blood pressure was 183/80 and I heard my nurses say that they didn't understand why the anesthesiologist gave me nerve block. Should I have had that?...

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  • Finger got popped

    After my carpal tunnel surgery, my first finger just popped when bend. I never seen this before and wonder anyone have that? 

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  • Exercise (like running) after CTS

    Hi, I had CTS last wednesday - I'm back to office duties today (+5 days) - able to use a mouse and keyboard, and other easy tasks with practically no pain or discomfort - grip is a little weak, and anything strenuous hurts the wound, but that's to be expected. I'm off operational duties...

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  • Pilar pain after surgery any effective treatment?

    This is my week 10 after surgery but I am still having a lot of pilar pain specially at night.  All I am taking at the moment is Ibuprofen and paracetamol which released pain for a few hours but please please I will like to know if is anything else that I can do or take??  that any of you found...

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  • New diagnosis of arthritis not CTS

    My CTS is now diagnosed as arthritis in the wrist at the base of the thumb. The CTS brace does help with the pain, which is like a sharp needle (or lightning bolt on bad days) in the wrist, but none of that typical CTS numbness or tingling.  This was all triggered by extreme vibration when holding...

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  • Dominant hand Carpal tunnel surgery!

    Ok so I was diagnosed with CTS very bad in my dominant hand and it is in my other hand just wasn’t as bad, so with that being said I had surgery Tuesday the 10 and I already told the surgeon my other hand had started hurting as well before surgery but now after surgery I’m not sure if it’s made it worse...

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  • Carpal Tunnel Surgery and Recovery

    Ok, I just had bilateral (both hands) carpal tunnel release on Friday (April 21st). My doctor, right after recovery in post op, wanted me to start making firsts and do so every hour. He mentioned that as long as I could handle the pain there is no damage I could do internally. I thought I would use a...

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  • Carple tunnel surgery recovery

    I was diagnosed from my GP in October for carple tunnel and have been taking antinflamatory meds and wearing a splint 24/7 and have no improvement. They have scheduled me for a nerve test then told surgery will be next, so just wondering what the recovery is like? Also wondering how little Nguyen I could...

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  • Confused

    I have a lot of symptoms and I've had it for about a year really need some advice

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  • carpal tunnel surgery post op

    I had my surgery  carpal tunnel syndrome 7 weeks ago on my dominant right hand.  My job requires alot of manual handling with adults with learning difficulties and pushing of heavy wheelchairs therefore I am still off work.  I am in constant pain and scar area is solid and tender feels...

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  • Carpal tunnel

    Hi all I have had 2 failed operations now to help with my carpal tunnel.It is now worse than ever I have no strength in hand, fingers go numb regular, and my hand keeps locking up and the pain is pretty bad (scale 1-10 i’d say 8 ) has any1 else experienced this and would you recommend a further op ?

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  • CTS without numbness

    Hi all, I've been having wrist pain for already over 12 months. Especially when using my hands (smartphone, office work etc). It all started after I overplayed my PS4. It used to hurt a lot before I made several steriod shots. Now the pain is moderate but it did not go away completely. I have no...

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  • Does Cpt come back after surgery

    hi am asking this because I suffererd a really bad left wrist injury while serving with RAF in 2000 I had metal plate put in wrist.fast forward to last year had metal plate removed and because my symptoms(had this for years) where showing cpt I had surgery to de compress cpt.will i be free of cpt now...

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  • Carpal tunnel Release surgery.

    Hi, I had a cortisone injection that only lasted a week. I also tried wearing splints. After putting up with survere numbness and pins & needles for 3yrs in both hands. I didn't have the nerve coduct test done as i was told i presented with clinical CT symtoms. Both my mum & sister also...

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  • CT Revision Surgery Finger Numbness

    Desperate for answers or at least direction. I am finding that having a revision surgery has caused more damage to the median nerves. I have my first CTR in 2009 with a DeQuirveins Release of the right hand. Because I still went back tot he same line of work (I am a business analyst and on a computer...

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  • Numb after cts

    CT’s on both hands 2 weeks apart. R hand thumb completely numb on rt as well as 3 fingers. Same on left not as bad. Been 2.5 mos. how much longer. Worse than bef. Cant buttom

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  • Post carpal tunnel surgery numbness

    7 months post carpal tunnel surgery on both hands. Have been fine but lately I've been waking up with numb hands again. No pain or tingling this time so far tho. Any answers for me please ?

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  • Pins needles following CTS

    Hi just wondering if anybody has had CTS and had symptoms worse than before surgery?? I had my op nearly 2 weeks ago on my dominant hand and the pins needles are now quite bad the sensation in my hand is like sandpaper any advice would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.

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