Carpal tunnel syndrome causes numbness and/or tingling in the fingers. Many people think that any numbness/tingling in the hand is carpal tunnel syndrome. The truth is that carpal tunnel syndrome is a very specific diagnosis and has a specific presentation. This video explains exactly what it is.
Numbness in the hands can be caused by a few systemic conditions as well so it is important to have your symptoms evaluated by a professional to ensure you get the correct diagnosis and treatment. A Chiropractor will be able make that diagnosis and recommend treatment options.