carpal tunnel

  1. SadGiraffe

    Hand pain and residency choice

    Hello everyone My brother was recently diagnosed with De Quervain’s (both hands!) and carpal tunnel syndrome in his left hand. I personally experience some sort of hand pain, but not to the same degree as him. He’s interested in Pathology and IM (Pulm), but ever since he got the diagnosis...
  2. inTHEsiders

    Can I be a surgeon with Carpal Tunnel

    So I have mild carpal tunnel. When I say mild I mean it basically onset. The symptoms have just started up about a month ago and flare up only after a couple hours of gaming and its not too bad when it does flare up. Would this prevent me from becoming a surgeon?