[Carpal tunnel syndrome: clinical experience of 61 cases].

  title={[Carpal tunnel syndrome: clinical experience of 61 cases].},
  author={Tatsuhito Yamagami and Kenichiro Higashi and Hajime Handa and Keiji Minouchi and Masami Fujii and Kiyoshi Nishihara and Ryuji Kaji},
  journal={No shinkei geka. Neurological surgery},
  volume={22 7},
Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is the most frequent entrapment neuropathy. Appropriate diagnosis and therapy contribute to obtaining good results. We performed carpal tunnel release in 61 patients including 8 cases with chronic renal failure. They included 18 males and 43 females. Age distribution was from 28 to 76 years of age among the males, and from 29 to 82 years of age among the female patients. Bilateral operations were performed in 13 cases (male 5, female 8). Operations were carried out… CONTINUE READING
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