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Carpal tunnel syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a painful disorder caused by compression of a nerve in the wrist. Learn more here.

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Carpal tunnel release

Carpal tunnel syndrome causes numbness in your thumb, index and middle fingers. A carpal tunnel release should improve your symptoms and prevent permanent nerve damage.

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Neuropathy

Neuropathy is a nerve condition that can lead to pain, numbness or tingling in one or more parts of the body. Learn more about neuropathy.

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Complications of rheumatoid arthritis

Having rheumatoid arthritis can put you at a higher risk of developing other conditions. Find out about complications of rheumatoid arthritis.

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Peripheral nerve disorders

The peripheral nerves include the nerves outside your brain and spinal cord. When damaged, peripheral nerves can't communicate properly. Learn more about causes of peripheral nerve disorders on this page.

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What causes nerve pain?

Nerve pain is usually caused by disease or injury. Find out more about common causes, including health conditions that result in nerve pain.

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Acromegaly

Acromegaly causes parts of the body to grow larger and mostly affects people in middle age. It can be effectively treated, especially if diagnosed early.

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Limb numbness

Numbness in the limbs is common, especially if you’ve been sitting or sleeping awkwardly. If the numbness continues over a long period, you should see a doctor.

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Rheumatoid arthritis treatment

To manage rheumatoid arthritis it is helpful to understand the nature of the disease. Find out about treatment options for rheumatoid arthritis.

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