Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
This condition occur due to the compression of the median nerve in the wrist. The condition occur due to narrowing of the space through which the median nerve passes. Mainly occur due to swelling, inflammation, fracture, arthritis, pregnancy, fluid retention
The condition is common in females since they have smaller carpel tunnel.
- Ache in wrist and forearm
- Radiating pain to fingers except little finger
- Pain increases during night
- Tingling and burning sensation of hands and fingers
- Weakness of fingers
According to ayurvedic principles this condition occur due to doshic vitiation,it can be due to external or internal factors. depending upon the causes the doshas involved will differ, in 70% of cases the predominant dosha involved is pitta, and in other conditions kapha dosha is involved, in both conditions the results will be vata kopa and painful movements, depending upon the doshic involvement the treatment modalities vary. In all cases rest is necessary with bandaging.
Ayurveda clearly indicates treatment modalities for these condition without surgery or corticosteroid injections. Ayurveda treat the root cause of this condition,special internal medicines along with local external sudative treatment modalities assure maximum long standing results without any complications.