Palsy Radial Nerve Treatment
Treatment for radial tunnel syndrome often includes rest, a splint, and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications for pain. Other treatments include physical therapy, corticosteroid injections, and surgery.
Treatment for radial tunnel syndrome may include:
- Rest the arm:
- Avoid activities that make the symptoms worse.
- Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications:
- Ibuprofen (Motrin, Advil, Nuprin, NeoProfen)
- Ketoprofen (Actron, Orudis, Oruvail)
- Naproxen (Anaprox, Naprosyn, Aleve)
- Celecoxib (Celebrex)
- Corticosteroid injections for radial tunnel syndrome
- Splints for radial tunnel syndrome
- Physical therapy for radial tunnel syndrome
- Surgery for radial tunnel syndrome
Palsy Radial Nerve Specialist
Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat radial tunnel syndrome:
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