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    a 46 year old seamstress comes in with pain in her right wrist. she states that the pain is unbearable, it has even began to wake her up from sleep. she describes the pain as tingling. when you exam the right hand there is atropy of the hypothenar region and decrease sensation to pin prick in the dorsal region of the thumb,index finger and middle finger..name the diagnosis? what is damaged?

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    Carpal Tunnel, Median nerve.

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