Symptoms of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Filed Under: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Bone & Joint Health
Last Reviewed 02/06/2014

Symptoms of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Learn the signs that you may have inflammation of the median nerve

Carpal tunnel syndrome results when the median nerve gets compressed or pinched at the wrist. Symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome include:

  • Hands falling asleep at night
  • Weak hand grip
  • Pain, burning, numbness, or tingling in the thumb, fingers, hand, or arm
  • Loss of use of your hand due to weakness or pain

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