Do you think you have carpal tunnel syndrome? When it comes to self-diagnosing yourself and figuring out whether or not you should seek professional help, take note—it’s pretty hard to tell. Carpal tunnel symptoms start out gradually. And it’s easy to mistake early symptoms as something else or to dismiss them altogether.
If you suspect that you may have carpal tunnel syndrome, take our brief quiz below as a first step towards getting the help and treatment that you need—
Please check all that apply:
Did you check 5 or more things off this list? If yes, it’s very likely that you are exhibiting early carpal tunnel symptoms. Start observing your symptoms a little more closely and see if they persist within the next two weeks.
If they do, then it’s definitely time to visit a trusted physician. Explain all the symptoms you checked above and your medical history so they can help you determine your best course of treatment. And if you have any questions that you think we can help you with, leave us a message in the comment section below.