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If your lower wrist is hurting and your Dr. thinks you may

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if your lower wrist is hurting and your Dr. thinks you may have carpel tunnel again will they be able to determine if it is if your wrist stops hurting almost stops hurting ? it only hurts when lifting heavy items.
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  DrThomasMd replied 6 months ago.

Hello

Yes

Testing will still be positive or negative on exam.

And they can even do an ultrasound to look at the nerve sheath to get some idea.

Also, they can gage the response to the correct physical therapy.

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