Use exercises for carpal tunnel syndrome along with other treatment options or after surgery to prevent scarring, according to Mayo Clinic. Exercise alone does not relieve carpal tunnel syndrome once there is a diagnosis... More »

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After carpal tunnel release surgery, the surgeon wraps the patient's wrist in a heavy bandage attached to a splint while still in the operating room. The patient keeps this bandage in place for approximately one week bef... More »

Nerve-gliding exercises can help the median nerve move normally through the carpal tunnel and under the ligament at the wrist, according to Mayo Clinic, but carpal tunnel exercises alone cannot repair damage or reduce sy... More »

Standard surgical treatment options for carpal tunnel syndrome include open carpal tunnel release surgery and endoscopic carpal runnel release surgery, according to WebMD. In both procedures, surgeons cut the transverse ... More »

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A person with carpal tunnel syndrome may feel erratic tingling and numbness in the hands and fingers, especially when grasping a phone or steering wheel, according to Mayo Clinic. The hands may also feel weak, and the ti... More »

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Nerve-gliding exercises can help the median nerve move normally through the carpal tunnel and under the ligament at the wrist, according to Mayo Clinic, but carpal tunnel exercises alone cannot repair damage or reduce sy... More »

Laser surgery for carpal tunnel syndrome does not exist, notes the Hand Center of Western Massachusetts. However, low-level laser therapy is a procedure that is still in development as of 2015 and may be useful for treat... More »

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