Neurological Conditions : Health & Medical
Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a condition caused by the pressure on the wrist's median nerve, which functions to supply movement and feeling to specific areas of the hand. This progressive condition can lead to the weakness and numbness in the hand, and damage to its muscles. There are many ways t
The nerves of the scapula, or shoulder blade, originate in the neck. Scapular nerve pain is typically the result of a pinched nerve in the cervical or neck area. Pain symptoms can range from radiating pain from the neck into the shoulder, and possibly down the arm, to isolated shoulder blade pain.
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