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Doctor doing carpal tunnel syndrome test

What causes Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is one of the most common clinical issues I see in my orthopaedic practice. CTS is something you, or someone you know, have likely experienced. More than 100,000 people in the United States undergo carpal tunnel surgery each year. It's remarkable that doctors don't know much about the causes of carpal tunnel syndrome, which is a common condition. Carpal tunnel syndrome can be associated with certain medical conditions like diabetes, thyroid disease, and even gout. CTS…