According to the extensive research, repetitive movement of wrist like continuous typing, construction works or assembling line works is a major reason behind the Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. Pregnancy and diabetes are two other causes of CTS. Sometimes, the reason is simply genetics as many people have smaller carpal tunnel.
What is the difficulty in the diagnosis of CTS?
The main problem of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Madison is that the diagnosis is often difficult as the symptoms are similar to many other problems like arthritis, disc degeneration in the cervical spine and subluxations. The life style, rather the work profile of the patient is an indication of the syndrome other than x-ray examination.
How does Chiropractic help in CTS?
In chiropractic, they go to the root of the Carpal Tunnel Syndrome which is not wrist or arm but the upper spine. The process of treatment is less troublesome than surgery. In the first stage, they try to give relief from the pain, inflammation and constant irritation by applying cold patches. Then in this process of treatment, the wrist, elbow and cervical spine have been gently manipulated. The chiropractors can recommend you certain exercise and wear a splint or brace in order to immobilize the area for better result.