Clinical characteristics and electrodiagnostic features in patients with carpal tunnel syndrome, double crush syndrome, and cervical radiculopathy

@article{Lo2010ClinicalCA,
  title={Clinical characteristics and electrodiagnostic features in patients with carpal tunnel syndrome, double crush syndrome, and cervical radiculopathy},
  author={Sui-Foon Lo and Li-Wei Chou and N H Meng and Fen-fen Chen and Ting-Ting Juan and Wen-Chao Ho and Chow-Feng Chiang},
  journal={Rheumatology International},
  year={2010},
  volume={32},
  pages={1257-1263}
}
Similar unilateral neck and upper limb symptoms are often due to various entrapment neuropathies; carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) and cervical radiculopathy (CR) are common causes among them. Therefore, we investigated the clinical characteristics and electrodiagnostic features of patients with carpal tunnel syndrome, cervical radiculopathy, and both conditions, called double crush syndrome (DCS). The medical records and electrodiagnostic reports of 866 patients with suspected CTS and CR visited a… CONTINUE READING

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