To see details on the word
carpal tunnel syndrome
please enable javascript.

carpal tunnel syndrome


Experts suggest computer users take frequent breaks from repetitive movements to prevent carpal tunnel syndrome.
  characterized by discomfort and weakness in the hands and fingers and by sensations of tingling, burning or numbness; all due to compression of a nerve in the carpal tunnel (wrist)
Home
 Mark word for later review on this computer
Web Links:
(try right-click if popups are disabled)
Dictionary - Vocabulary.com®
Dictionary/Synonyms - Google®
Dictionary List - OneLook®
Wikipedia Article
WebMD Article
Google Images
Samples:
  • Experts suggest computer users take frequent breaks from repetitive movements to prevent carpal tunnel syndrome.
  • Meatpacking workers routinely develop back problems, shoulder problems, carpal tunnel syndrome, and "trigger finger" (a syndrome in which a finger becomes frozen in a curled position).
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • He developed carpal tunnel syndrome while cutting meat.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
Search for samples from other sources:
(try right-click if popups are disabled)
Interest -- Source
General -- Google News®
General -- Time® Magazine
General -- Twitter®
Associated words [difficulty]:   carpal tunnel syndrome [9] , syndrome [3] , Down syndrome [8] , Klinefelter syndrome [9] , pneumonia [1] , TB [2] , asthma [2] , influenza [2] , malaria [2] , smallpox [2] , cholera [3] , diabetes [3] , measles [3] , polio [3] , typhoid [3] , ALS [4] , anemic [4] , sepsis [4] , yellow fever [4] , anemia [5] , lupus [5] , diphtheria [6] , hernia [6] , leprosy [6] , meningitis [6] , anthrax [7] , cerebral palsy [7] , encephalitis [7] , multiple sclerosis [7] , varicose veins [7] , Addison’s disease [8] , Lyme disease [8] , dengue fever [8] , emphysema [8] , hemorrhagic fever [8] , hypertension [8] , osteoporosis [8] , psoriasis [8] , Parkinson’s disease [9] , autoimmune disease [9] , myasthenia gravis [9] , type 1 diabetes [9] , type 2 diabetes [9]
     If popups are enabled: Search in OneLook®   If Flash® is also enabled: Search in Visuwords®
Most commonly used in these subjects:   Medicine, Business, Personal Finance, Sports
Home
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading