What is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

Posted by on Jun 3, 2013 in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a condition that affects the median nerve in the wrist and hand. It is the most common and widely known syndrome where a peripheral nerve is compressed or injured. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is a condition that affects the median nerve in the wrist and hand. The carpal tunnel is a narrow, rigid opening formed by bones and ligaments in the wrist at the base of the hand.  The median nerve, muscle tendons and blood vessels pass through the opening. ...

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