... The surgery was done a year ago, and it was pretty easy. However, it didn't fix my problem. If I go further with treating this it will be more invasive and would involve moving the ulnar nerve, not just releasing it. I've had so much (other)surgery this year, and I am not eager to proceed. The biggest complaint I have is the burning pain up and down my arm, not so much the... (2 replies)
... Hi all. My GP diagnosed me with carpal tunnel yesterday. It's a pretty classic case---numbness, tingling, pain. He gave me the Phelen (i think that's what it is called) test and I didn't last 30 seconds without my hand falling asleep. He decided to refer me to surgeon. I have a consultation next week with the surgeon. What can I expect from this? I thought a nerve test was... (0 replies)
... There are sleep braces to wear and a hand brace daily. Since you have a mild case you may be able to keep it from getting worse. The one finger sounds like a pinch or damage to the finger itself.
Ulner nerve comes from your neck, elbow and pinky side of hand. If there is a pinch there it would cause pinky and ring finger numbness (4 replies)
... years that come and go, however, now I have this strange numbness that won't go away... ... (4 replies)
... Exactly the same thing happened to me. I think the Doc hit me wrong -- he's the only one who's ever gone in through the wrist; the others were in my palm.
I have an appointment Wednesday, April 11 to investigate further. (6 replies)
... I have had numbness in my left hand pinky finger for over 2 weeks. What is up? ... (0 replies)
... n your elbow it cuts off the nerve and makes your pinky and ring finger go to sleep. So that's an easy fix. Just don't put your elbows on the desk. As for the numbness in your palm, that could be the beginning of something. Keep an eye on it and see if it continues. ... (1 replies)
... I was recently diagnosed with mild carpal tunnel syndrome. I haven't been having any pain or numbness except at night when I slept. My orthopedic hand doctor advised a cortisone shot in my wrist before thinking of surgery. ... (6 replies)
... ulnar nereve numbness in half of the palm (0 replies)
... has really improved. There is only the slightlest sensation of numbness now and it is fully functional with no sensitivity. My left hand has healed really fast. It did not have the same issues as the first surgery. ... (35 replies)
... The numbness in my right hand is just about gone now..I've been doing a ton of nerve gliding exercises and I think that has definitely helped... ... (35 replies)
... I had hypersensitivity and numbness immediately after surgery on my left hand and still have it today, 5 years later! I didn 't experience numbness or hypersensitivity following the cts release on my right hand, done before the left. ... (35 replies)
... How is your numbness in your right hand doing. Is it still improving? ... (35 replies)
... lol mine is the same 6 PINCHED NERVES carple tunnel cubital tunnel and guyan cannel the alner radial and medium nerve and after each release some of the pains ( pins & needles ) burning, numbness, went away or moved to a different part of the hand or arm.
I was doing the nerve glides and the finger streches. everything seemed to be going ok till the physio theropist tryed... (35 replies)
... OUCH! Sorry to hear about your injury!! You know you're not supposed to be doing that!!! Not so soon after surgery...but I'm glad to hear that the doc said nothing to worry about!
My numbness has probably improved around 30-40% would be my guess..some days its better then others and then some days (or nights mostly) it goes back to being worse but in the morning it is... (35 replies)
... How much has your numbness improved since march? ... (35 replies)
... Yes, I do nerve gliding exercises and lots of strengthening exercises...how does your numbness feel now? ... (35 replies)
... Ok, what exactly do you mean by hypersensitivity? Is it the pins and needles feeling and the little lightening like feeling going thru your palm? Cuz that's what I still have..I thought that was a good sign too if thats what your talking about...
I definitely feel a difference in the intensity of the numbness...usually when I wake up in the morning it's almost gone..but... (35 replies)
... Has your numbness went away? ... (2 replies)
... Yes I absolutely do wonder why I (we) are different! My surgeon said he couldn't answer why it started so intense the way it did...the surgery did help the burning pain and the lightening like feeling that used to run thru my palm..that was horrible too...everything was better except for the numbness
The surgeon did say that he was surprised that it didn't go away... (35 replies)