Carpal tunnel syndrome causes (mnemonic)

Carpal tunnel syndrome results from compression of the median nerve within the carpal tunnel. Its causes are numerous and varied.

A useful mnemonic to remember the causes is:

  • MEDIAN TRAP

Mnemonic

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rID: 60349
Section: Mnemonics
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • MEDIAN TRAP (mnemonic)

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