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Distal median nerve dysfunction : Treatment

Treatment Treatment is aimed at correcting the underlying cause. If the median nerve is affected by carpal tunnel syndrome, a wrist splint can reduce further injury to the nerve and help relieve symptoms. It is often enough to wear the … Read more

Distal median nerve dysfunction : Symptoms & Signs, Diagnosis & Tests

Symptoms & Signs Pain in the wrist or hand that wakes you up at night May be severe Pain may be felt in other areas (this is called referred pain) Sensation changes in the thumb and first two fingers, such … Read more

Distal median nerve dysfunction : Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors

Distal median nerve dysfunction : Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors

Alternate Names : Neuropathy – distal median nerve Definition Distal median nerve dysfunction is a form of peripheral neuropathy that affects the movement of or sensation in the hands. Peripheral means further out from the spinal cord. A common type … Read more