Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Surgery

Request for a referral for surgery to treat carpal tunnel syndrome.

Related keywords
Muscle wasting, nerves of the hand, carpal tunnel release
Who can apply
General Practitioner, Musculoskeletal Assessment and Treatment Service, Clinical Assessment and Triage Service
Referral routes
Criteria Based Access

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a relatively common condition that affects the nerves of the hand causing pain, numbness and a burning or tingling sensation in the hand and fingers.

(also known as or related to – muscle wasting, thenar abduction, corticosteroid injection, nocturnal splinting)