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How do you know if you have carpal tunnel? The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons offers this list of classic symptoms:
- Numbness, tingling or pain, especially on the thumb side of the hand.
- A false feeling of being shocked, especially affecting the thumb and nearby fingers.
- Pain that radiates toward the shoulder.
- In severe cases, muscles at the base of the thumb become noticeably distorted.
-- Diana Kohnle
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