Carpal tunnel syndrome

Scope Notes: Pressure on the median nerve causing soreness, tenderness, and weakness of the wrist; term added June 1989.
ICF I:
  • b7 NEUROMUSCULAR AND MOVEMENT-RELATED FUNCTIONS
  • s1 STRUCTURES OF THE NERVOUS SYSTEM
  • s7 STRUCTURES RELATED TO MOVEMENT
ICF III:
  • b798 Neuromusculoskeletal and movement-related functions, other specified
  • s730 Structure of upper extremity
ICF IV:
  • s7301 Structure of forearm
ICF V:
  • s73011 Wrist joint
  • s73013 Ligaments and fasciae of forearm
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