Carpal tunnel syndrome: clinical and sonographic follow-up after surgery.

@article{Smidt2008CarpalTS,
  title={Carpal tunnel syndrome: clinical and sonographic follow-up after surgery.},
  author={Martijn H Smidt and Leo H. Visser},
  journal={Muscle & nerve},
  year={2008},
  volume={38 2},
  pages={987-91}
}
High-resolution sonography has the same accuracy as electrophysiological studies in confirming the diagnosis in carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), but the value of sonographic follow-up after surgery requires prospective examination. The aims of the present study were to assess: (1) change in the size of the median nerve at the proximal carpal tunnel after surgery compared to conservative treatment, and (2) the correlation between sonographic characteristics and clinical outcome after surgery… CONTINUE READING

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