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Nerve Injuries

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Which of the following is not a clinical feature of carpal tunnel syndrome



A More common in the night

B Tinel's sign is positive

C Loss of sensation is over the radial half of the hand

D It is a type of compressive neuropathy

Ans. C

Loss of sensation is over the radial half of the hand

a. Sensory loss over radial half of the hand is not a clinical feature of carpal tunnel syndrome. Loss of sensation if any would be over the area supplied by the median nerve.

b. Night after night the patient is woken in the early hours with burning pain, tingling and numbness

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