Carpul tunnel

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Carpul tunnel

Postby tazla » Wed Jun 20, 2018 9:17 am

Had the old carpul tunnel in one hand thru years of gripping :? A trowel.7 weeks off to recover.and now the other fecking hands at it Image
Pissed off is an understatement :swear:

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Re: Carpul tunnel

Postby Paul G » Wed Jun 20, 2018 9:42 am

Oh mate you've got my sympathies. Agony.

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Re: Carpul tunnel

Postby Jasonmarie » Wed Jun 20, 2018 10:41 am

Can’t fault the Nhs . Hope all gets better now .
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Re: Carpul tunnel

Postby Caprifan Rob » Wed Jun 20, 2018 2:16 pm

All the best for a speedy recovery, seconded with praise for the NHS.

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Re: Carpul tunnel

Postby Andrew 2.8i » Wed Jun 20, 2018 2:39 pm

Hi Mel,
Best wishes for a speedy recovery.
Are you still allowed to drive in the 7 weeks convalescing time?

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Re: Carpul tunnel

Postby tazla » Wed Jun 20, 2018 4:09 pm

Cheers chaps.i can drive one handed :drive:

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Re: Carpul tunnel

Postby Stish704 » Wed Jun 20, 2018 7:02 pm

I’ve got that in both hands and had cortisone injections in both. Still get random pins and needles so feel your pain!

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Re: Carpul tunnel

Postby Fordoholic Nick » Wed Jun 20, 2018 7:59 pm

Mel that looks very sore indeed mate :o All the best for a speedy revovery

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Re: Carpul tunnel

Postby tazla » Thu Jun 21, 2018 6:16 am

Stish704 wrote:I’ve got that in both hands and had cortisone injections in both. Still get random pins and needles so feel your pain!

I started with pins and needles mate.put up with it.until it started waking me up.had injection.after 6 weeks it came back.so man being man i went for another jab.they said no.if you get to a stage where you grip but have to let go of things,then its too late for the op,it wont work.so i had the worst hand done first.you need to get it done.dont want to worry you :shock:

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Re: Carpul tunnel

Postby tazla » Thu Jun 21, 2018 6:23 am

Cheers nick.the pic is my hand.they let me take it.i watched the op.they let me smoke my e cig as well.the 7 week off is horrible.for the first week you cant move your hand.i thought about having em both done at the same time. :shock: the wife put the mockers on it.she said im not washing ,feeding you and wiping ur arse.!
Miserable sod haha

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Re: Carpul tunnel

Postby Stish704 » Sun Jun 24, 2018 11:02 am

tazla wrote:
Stish704 wrote:I’ve got that in both hands and had cortisone injections in both. Still get random pins and needles so feel your pain!

I started with pins and needles mate.put up with it.until it started waking me up.had injection.after 6 weeks it came back.so man being man i went for another jab.they said no.if you get to a stage where you grip but have to let go of things,then its too late for the op,it wont work.so i had the worst hand done first.you need to get it done.dont want to worry you :shock:


To be honest, had it for years. But with all my other medical problems I tend to ignore it!
I won’t bore you though :xd: