Median-nerve sentence example
- Carpal tunnel syndrome occurs when you experience nerve damage to the median nerve that runs through your wrist joints.
- The most common example is carpal tunnel syndrome, which occurs when the median nerve is compressed as it passes through a narrow channel in the wrist.
- For instance, the median nerve innervates the thumb, the first two fingers, half of the ring finger, and the part of the hand to which they connect.
- The swelling puts pressure on the median nerve in the wrist causing feelings of burning, numbness and pain.