[Electrophysiological severity of carpal tunnel syndrome according to age in adult patients].

@article{Vicua2017ElectrophysiologicalSO,
  title={[Electrophysiological severity of carpal tunnel syndrome according to age in adult patients].},
  author={Pilar Vicu{\~n}a and Juan Francisco Idi{\'a}quez and Paula Jara and Francisca Pino and Marcela C{\'a}rcamo and Gabriel Cavada and Renato Verdugo},
  journal={Revista medica de Chile},
  year={2017},
  volume={145 10},
  pages={
          1252-1258
        }
}
Background: Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) represents 90% of entrapment neuropathies. Severity may be greater in older patients. Aim: To describe the electrophysiological findings in adult patients with CTS and determine if severity is related to age. Material and Methods: Descriptive and retrospective study of electrophysiological findings in patients over 18 years of age with clinical suspicion of CTS, studied between January 2011 and December 2015. Neurophysiological severity was classified in… CONTINUE READING

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