Carpus tunnel syndrome
Dear Doctors, from 28 weeks of my pregnancy (7 yrs ago) I suffered from carpus tunnel syndrome. My doc said that it was normal during pregnancy due to the swelling of my hands. The pain subsided postpartum. However since 10 days I am again suffering from similar pain in my hands, especially the right one. When I wake up in the morning the pain in my wrist and palm are severe. Not able to hold heavy things for a long time not even the weight of a glass of milk. Unable to keep my fingers closed for a long time because of the pain like using my laptop, closing or opening of bottle or even to brush my hair or my teeth. Painful to ride a scooter too. Please advise what might be the problem and if any medicines. Also which doctor I may have to consult if pain persists. Many thanks in advance for your response.
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Hello Dear, You can consider physiotherapy sessions to reduce the pain and nerve compression if any. Avoid taking pain killers as you will be lactating and feeding your baby.
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