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[IP] Numbness In The Fingers
If you are experiencing loss of feeling in your fingers you really should
get it diagnosed. I had pain in the right arm and hand .
My surgeon said he felt that I had both carpal tunnel in the wrist and also an
entrapped ulnar nerve at the elbow. I had just the carpal tunnel release
at the wrist done. This reduced the pain some. At then 6 mo. post op
check up the surgeon showed me that I was having atrophy of the muscles in the
lower arm. Comparison test for strength in both arms confirmed the
right hand was a lot weaker. The ulnar release operation at the elbow was
very helpful. I have regained most of the strength in the hand but
have some loss of sensation in the ulnar nerve to the little and half of
the ring fingers possibly from delaying too long.
Find out what you have.